Every week, GC picks out a selection of articles that are relevant to our work and to the civics education space as a whole. We at GC love to expand our learning in every aspect of what we do, and we hope you enjoy our selections!
Here’s why $7 billion didn’t help America’s worst schools, Politico- A detailed expose that investigates whether government-funded school turn-arounds actually produced results. Important journalistic work.
The Renaissance of Student Activism, The Atlantic-
In the wake of increased student activism on universities, is student activism making a comeback? Will this lead to actual change?
Ben Carson accidentally stumbled on a great idea for improving education, Vox- A fun and detailed read on how Ben Carson actually proposed an incredibly progressive way to reform school funding.