Sara Mead is a senior associate with Bellwether Education, a nonprofit that works to build the field of organizations accelerating achievement for low-income students.
Learning to read by third grade is a goal that can organize everything we do for kids.Sara MeadJun 13, 2010
Improvement can't stop at kindergarten. Top-notch "early education" must extend to 3rd grade -- and beyond.Sara MeadNov 19, 2007
Given the prominence of issues like Iraq and health care, is there room for the candidates to say smart things about improving public education? Edwards' new policy plan suggests there's hope.Sara MeadOct 02, 2007
A new book explains why other progressive causes should take some cues from the preschool movement.Sara MeadJul 17, 2007