Richard D. Kahlenberg, a senior fellow at The Century Foundation, is author of All Together Now: Creating Middle-Class Schools through Public School Choice (Brookings Press, 2001) and the coauthor (with Halley Potter) of A Smarter Charter: Finding What Works for Charter Schools and Public Education (Teachers College Press, 2014).
New efforts in progressive states focus on affordability—which would also diminish segregation.Richard KahlenbergApr 11, 2018
Acting Education Secretary John B. King has signaled that racial and socioeconomic integration will now take center stage in federal education policy.Richard KahlenbergJan 25, 2016
Progressives must move on from the idea of race-based admissions policies.Richard KahlenbergJun 25, 2013
Contrary to conventional wisdom on the right -- and now the left -- unions have actually been at the forefront of education-reform efforts.Richard KahlenbergOct 12, 2010
Obama is weighing in on the University of Texas's affirmative action policy, but it may be politically dangerous for him to do so.Richard KahlenbergApr 01, 2010