Latest from Jay Mathews

A report suggests some screen time can help school performance. Too much? That’s bad.

  • Jun 16, 2019

An Evansville, Ind., campus shows how to unleash the academic potential of U.S. teens.

  • Jun 7, 2019

Award-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas came out of the shadows and took a stand.

  • May 31, 2019

As presidential candidates talk about affordability, they should also talk about graduation.

  • May 24, 2019

A major charter school operator tracks graduates and make some unsettling discoveries.

  • May 16, 2019

A student labeled as learning disabled learned by doing — just like John Dewey said.

  • May 10, 2019

At one D.C. campus, a fraught conversation over race provides insights.

  • May 3, 2019

Seal of Biliteracy becomes a big deal on high school graduation night.

  • Apr 25, 2019

Are the wealthiest universities actually the best?

  • Apr 18, 2019

Many private colleges accept community college transfers, but the bad news outweighs the good.

  • Jan 28, 2016
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