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Class Action News Special: Michelle Rhee Part 4

Class Action News Special: Michelle Rhee Part 4

The StudentsFirst CEO talks about her book, "Radical," and responds to being... Watch »

Apr 16, 2013
Class Action News Special: Michelle Rhee Part 3

Class Action News Special: Michelle Rhee Part 3

StudentsFirst CEO Michelle Rhee weighs in on Governor Jerry Brown's proposal to overhaul school funding... Watch »

Apr 16, 2013
Class Action News Special: A Response to Michelle Rhee (Part 2)

Class Action News Special: A Response to Michelle Rhee (Part 2)

The president of the San Jose Teachers Association, Jennifer Thomas, responds to Michelle Rhee's criticisms... Watch »

Apr 16, 2013
Class Action News Special: Michelle Rhee Part 1

Class Action News Special: Michelle Rhee Part 1

StudentsFirst founder and CEO Michelle Rhee talks about the "F" she gives California in her organization's... Watch »

Apr 16, 2013
Calif. Students Missing Millions in Financial Aid

Calif. Students Missing Millions in Financial Aid

A new report from the nonprofit Education Trust-West reveals hundreds of millions of dollars in financial aid... Watch »

Mar 18, 2013
Mountain View Startup Reaches Academic Milestone

Mountain View Startup Reaches Academic Milestone

Coursera, one of the largest platforms in the booming industry of online classes, earned academic legitimacy earlier... Watch »

Feb 26, 2013
Bye Bye Bubble Tests?

Bye Bye Bubble Tests?

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson makes sweeping recommendations to overhaul... Watch »

Feb 12, 2013
Putting Kids on the College Track

Putting Kids on the College Track

The Bay Area nonprofit College Track helps students from under-served areas who are motivated to go to college. Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
Inside EdSurge

Inside EdSurge

Betsy Corcoran, co-founder and CEO of EdSurge, talks about the online education clearinghouse and the growth... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
Pulling the Parent Trigger

Pulling the Parent Trigger

Ben Austin, executive director of Parent Revolution, talks about the first-ever use of the controversial... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
Taking a Course at Coursera

Taking a Course at Coursera

Founders Andrew Ng and Daphne Koller say their web site, which offers university classes online for free,... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013

"How Was School Today?" "Fine."

The founder of Hand in Hand Parenting, Patty Wipfler, talks about how to encourage children to open up after... Watch »

Oct 30, 2012
East Bay School for Boys

East Bay School for Boys

Head of School Jason Baeten and four students from EBSB talk about their independent middle school's unique approach... Watch »

Sep 21, 2012
An Investigative Unit Report

An Investigative Unit Report

Jenna Susko finds major reporting errors in the state database that's supposed to track dangerous schools... Watch »

Sep 21, 2012
Dispelling Common Myths About Homework

Dispelling Common Myths About Homework

Denise Pope, cofounder of Challenge Success at Stanford University, talks about the unexpected findings of... Watch »

Sep 21, 2012
ScholarMatch Connects College Students with Donors Online

ScholarMatch Connects College Students with Donors Online

Incoming college freshman Jorge Lopez and Diana Adamson, executive director of ScholarMatch, explain how the... Watch »

Sep 18, 2012
State Superintendent of Schools Tom Torlakson

State Superintendent of Schools Tom Torlakson

Tom Torlakson talks about California's rising standardized test scores, targeted funding that pours extra resources... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
Torlakson Weighs in on the Ballot Propositions

Torlakson Weighs in on the Ballot Propositions

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson endorses both Proposition 30 and Proposition 38, saying the... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
Torlakson on Parent Trigger Law

Torlakson on Parent Trigger Law

Tom Torlakson, state superintendent of public instruction, comments on the upcoming movie "Won't... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
San Francisco Startup Buys a University in Oakland

San Francisco Startup Buys a University in Oakland

Gene Wade, CEO of UniversityNow, talks about his startup's recent purchase of Patten University, a small school... Watch »

Sep 18, 2012
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