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VAMboozled!: Moshe Adler on Chetty et al.

Recall the study at focus of now many posts on this blog? Written by Raj Chetty and two of his colleagues at Harvard, cited first in President Obama 2012 State of the Union address when Obama said, We know a good teacher can increase the lifetime ... National Education Policy Center, 1 month ago

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Itihaas : FM wavelengths

One look at the list of finance ministers from RK Shan-mukham Chetty to this day would convince even the most cynical that even as the complexion and quality of regimes down the years may have varied, North Block has been well served by men of dedication and ...
 The Financial Chronicle3 weeks ago FM wavelengths  Financial Chronicle3 weeks ago

Age-old town hall will soon put on a new look

BANGALORE: One of Bangalore's foremost landmarks, the Puttanna Chetty Town Hall, is all set to flaunt a new look. On Wednesday, modernization work began at the structure built way back in 1933-35 . The auditorium was designed by Sir Mirza Ismail and ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Vergara Decision Is Latest Attempt to Blame Teachers and Weaken Public Education

Judge Rolf M. Treu, who decided the Vergara case, declared that he was shocked -- shocked! -- to learn from Professor Raj Chetty and Professor Thomas Kane of Harvard about the enormous harm that one "grossly ineffective" teacher can do to a child's ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago Dangerous Court Rulling Is Latest Attempt to Blame Teachers and Weaken Public Education  Common Dreams1 month ago

Diane Ravitch's Blog: Columbia Economist Says Chetty, Friedman, and Rockoff Are Wrong About VAM

Moshe Adler, professor of economics at Columbia University, has emerged as one of the most incisive critics of the work of Raj Chetty, John Friedman, and Jonah Rockoff on Value-added measurement (VAM). In the recent Vergara decision about tenure ...
 National Education Policy Center2 days ago

The Becoming Radical: Will Free-Pass Mainstream Media Clean Up Their Chetty Mess?

The New York Times couldn't hold back: Big Study Links Good Teachers to Lasting Gain . And for two years now, the so-called Chetty study that claims teacher quality directly causes higher lifetime earnings for their students has been re-released ...
 National Education Policy Center1 month ago
Brookings Institution

The Growth and Spread of Concentrated Poverty, 2000 to 2008-2012

The economically turbulent 2000s have redrawn America's geography of poverty in more ways than one. After two downturns and subsequent recoveries that failed to reach down the economic ladder, the number of people living below the federal poverty ...
 Brookings Institution1 hour ago
The New Republic Online

Marriage Won't End Poverty. But It Will Help (A Lot).

Marriage isn't the answer to poverty. That's the argument made in article last week in The New Republic by Carter Price, who asserts that conservatives are too preoccupied with marriage in anti-poverty efforts. It's true that that marriage is not ...
 Heritage Foundation4 hours ago Marriage Isn't the Answer to Poverty  The New Republic Online2 weeks ago
Brookings Institution

A Win for Data Wonks in Paul Ryan's Poverty Plan

« Previous Richard V. Reeves and Joanna Venator | July 24, 2014 4:29pm Rep. Paul Ryan has generated lots of buzz around his proposals to expand EITC and reform the safety net through block grants, all ...
 Brookings Institution6 days ago Immigration and the American Dream, Part 2  Brookings Institution1 month ago Do Family-Friendly Policies Boost Social Mobility?  Brookings Institution1 month ago

2014-15 Budget gives glimpses of ModiVision

n 1992, when what seemed a rickety government headed by Pamulaparthy Venkata Narasimha Rao came to power, India's economy was in crisis. Foreign exchange reserves were low, expenditure had gone out of control, and the delivery of government services ...
 The Sunday Guardian2 weeks ago
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