Amanda Ripley

Amanda Ripley is the author of the new book, The Smartest Kids in the World—and How They Got That Way, and an Emerson Fellow at the New America Foundation.

Family
Sept. 5 2013 9:15 AMBan School Bake SalesDo American parents spend too much time volunteering at their kids’ schools?
Explainer
Jan. 19 2009 4:11 PMHow Not To Get Trampled at the InaugurationDon't go with the flow.
The Hive
Oct. 20 2010 3:33 AMBrilliance in a BoxWhat do the best classrooms in the world look like?