Wash. Post’s Jay Mathews takes an interesting and fair look at the experience of Edison Schools in Philadelphia.
Robert Kimball is still beating the dropout drum in Houston, but this will likely have less traction now that the election is over.
Karl Rove wants to think we are relieving the Mark Hanna days, and he might be right. But do we have to go through the Scopes trial again, too? There is a lot of this going around in several states. Link via Teach and Learn.