Alexander Russo
Alexander Russo

Alexander Russo writes about national education politics at This Week in Education and via @alexanderrusso.

Sept. 25 2013 5:01 PMCommon What?What is Common Core and why is everyone—right, left—so mad about it?
June 7 2005 1:45 PMInternet2It's better, it's faster. You can't use it.
April 2 2008 3:05 PMChicago School DaysObama's lackluster record on education.
The Best Policy
Aug. 28 2003 2:23 PMFlunking OutBush's pet education bill is in serious trouble.
  News & Politics
March 31 2015 5:00 AM How the Founder of the Fugees Became a Big-Time Political Donor Without Anyone Knowing The musical artist chose to fund a super PAC through opaque, legal, and increasingly popular means.
  Slate Plus
March 30 2015 11:32 AM The “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” Transcript What’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.