Lindsey Burke

Education in a time of pandemic: Not making the grade

This commentary from redefinED guest blogger Jonathan Butcher, senior policy analyst at the Heritage Foundation’s Center for Education Policy, and center director Lindsey Burke, first appeared on Tribune News Service. When it comes to her daughter Emerson’s education, Sarrin Warfield says, she’s “in it to win it.” When Emerson’s assigned[Read More…]

Following the lead of education savings accounts to cover student assessment costs would put more information, choice in parents’ hands

If you wanted to determine, tomorrow, if your child was on track in reading or math, where would you turn? What if you wanted to know how your child was doing in a particular math concept, like the Pythagorean theorem? There are some companies that exist for such purposes, like[Read More…]