Two 60-Second Videos on School Reform with Rick Hess

Rick Hess, of the American Enterprise Institute, has released two 60-second videos discussing school reform.

“The solution of little ‘r’ school reform”

If onerous regulations don’t improve education, what will? Rick Hess, AEI’s Director of Education Policy Studies, says that empowering teachers to make decisions is the way to high-performing schools.

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“The problem of big ‘r’ school reform”

Do massive, top-down school reforms get results and help kids? Rick Hess doesn’t think so, and calls this problem “Big ‘R’ school reform”.

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