Dana Goldstein
Dana Goldstein

Dana Goldstein is the author of The Teacher Wars. She contributes to Slate, the New Republic, the Marshall Project, and other publications.

The XX Factor
June 29 2012 12:54 PMAmerican Cities Are Growing Faster Than Suburbs. Here's Why That's Good News for Our Kids.
Future Tense
June 7 2012 9:22 AMHow To Fix the Gender Gap in TechnologyMake your daughter play video games. It will help her get a high-paying job.
Doublex
Feb. 16 2012 7:10 AMLiberals, Don’t Homeschool Your KidsWhy teaching children at home violates progressive values.
Doublex
Nov. 4 2011 1:11 PMKindergartners, Put Down Your Pencils  Standardized testing for 5-year-olds sounds crazy. But it just might lead to a better way of assessing all kids.
Doublex
Aug. 17 2011 6:04 PMThe GOP'S New War on SchoolsThe rise of Michele Bachmann reflects a shift in the party's education agenda.
Doublex
June 13 2012 7:05 AMNo More Ditching Gym Class   The next wave of standardized testing is here, measuring your kids in art, music, and phys ed. Is that even possible?
Future Tense
May 9 2012 12:01 PMMachines Shouldn’t Grade Student Writing—YetStandardized tests will finally ask good essay questions. But robot grading threatens that progress.
The XX Factor
Jan. 25 2012 4:45 PMThe Research Behind Obama's State of the Union High-School Dropout Proposal
Doublex
Sept. 29 2011 4:56 PMStill Waiting for Superman Dave Eggers and Matt Damon’s American Teacher is almost as flawed as last year’s big school reform movie.
Doublex
July 21 2011 12:57 PMHow High-Stakes Testing Led to the Atlanta Cheating ScandalAnd the ones in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, and Houston …