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Read the latest news articles and press releases about Bellwether below.

U.S. News & World Report -- Education policymakers mustn't give up hope that schools can produce better results.

The 74 Million -- Mathematica Policy Research released a study earlier this week looking at the effects of KIPP pre-K on student achievement. The results, which have gotten attention on The 74 and other outlets, are promising for proponents of pre-K. But there are some additional things you should know.

U.S. News & World Report -- Schools are doing students a disservice by shielding them from an amazing natural phenomenon.

U.S. News & World Report -- Civic and cultural institutions offer valuable learning experiences for children.

The 74 Million -- Thoughtfully creating coherent systems of support that enable all students to graduate from high school prepared to enter college or the workforce requires a wholesale rethinking of the ways in which education and social service agencies interact with one another, with the children in their care, and with families and caregivers.

U.S. News & World Report -- Disparities in learning begin even earlier than you think.

U.S. News & World Report -- There's no single reason people want more choice in education. 

U.S. News & World Report -- Safe spaces reinforce students' worldviews to their educational detriment. 

U.S. News & World Report -- Policymakers won't improve early childhood education by constraining their ideas to the existing system.

New America -- Without consideration of the developmentally critical early years, a school accountability system reflects a limited view of educational quality.

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