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Evaluating Education Reform: Lecture by Diane Ravitch

September 30, 2013

In her lecture, Diane Ravitch argues against privatization and for public education, and puts forth a plan for what can be done to preserve and improve public education. 


Three Factors for Success in Using Technology to Support At-Risk Students

September 10, 2014

In this webinar, Linda Darling-Hammond and Molly Zielenzinski speak about use of technology to explore and create, and the right blend of teachers and technology.


Evaluating Education Reform: An Evening with Ravitch, Hanushek, Darling-Hammond, Cook, and Schrag

September 30, 2013

Education experts discuss the strengths of U.S. education, how policy makers are failing to address educational failure, and how to effectively address the challenges.


Rethinking Accountability: Putting Students and Learning First

June 11, 2014

Watch interviews and videos of speakers from SCOPE's June 11 Rethinking Accountability conference in Washington, D.C.


Webinar: Criteria for High-Quality Assessment Systems

July 11, 2013

What does a high-quality assessment system look like? SCOPE's Linda Darling-Hammond serves as a panelist in a discussion on new criteria.


Dorothy Steele & Becki Cohn-Vargas: Being aware of difference a powerful learning tool

April 14, 2014

Dorothy Steele and Becki Cohn-Vargas discuss the negative effects of trying to be "colorblind," and how a multicultural education should be taught in schools.


Dorothy Steele & Becki Cohn-Vargas: Identity safe classrooms are places students can belong and learn

April 14, 2014

Dorothy Steele and Becki Cohn-Vargas explain how teachers can use an array of strategies to create "identity safe" classrooms.


Ann Lieberman: Trusting teachers leads to student success

March 10, 2014

SCOPE's Ann Lieberman explains that it's not a coincidence that other countries known for their great test scores also have a supportive attitude toward teachers.


Ann Lieberman: Professional development, teacher leadership

March 10, 2014

SCOPE senior scholar Ann Lieberman discusses her role in a Canadian project to improve professional development and leadership among teachers.


Carol Dweck: Increasing educational equity and opportunity

February 24, 2014

Psychology professor Carol Dweck argues that a "growth mindset" can help narrow the opportunity gap in an interview following her Brown Bag Seminar.