Archive for October 1st, 2014

A Conversation with Michael Kirst

October 1st, 2014

Brooke Donald, Communications Manager of Stanford Graduate School of Education, interviews Michael Kirst on his recent reappointment to President of California State Board of Education, his thoughts on California’s education the next 4 years, Common Core State Standards, Local Control Funding Formulas, Vergara lawsuit.

New Book Well Worth Reading On Higher Education in Crisis

October 1st, 2014

American Higher Education in Crisis?: What Everyone Needs to Know by Goldie Blumenstyk

The book discusses trends that have brought the higher education system to its current state, and how they will reshape America’s colleges and universities in the years to come.