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A School That Embraces a Trendy Model: The Start-Up

They brainstorm in conference rooms equipped with whiteboards, use high-end computers and equipment and are given free breakfast and lunch. Except these are no start-up workers.

February 10, 2019 | The New York Times
Building Skills Outside the Classroom With New Ways of Learning

What differentiates the Mayfield Innovation Center from traditional classrooms is evident not just in the virtual reality technology, the 3-D printers or the open architecture that make the two-floor, 30,000-square-foot building seem less of a secondary school than a Google satellite office.

April 5, 2018 | The New York Times
In California, Push for College Diversity Starts Earlier

As the Supreme Court weighs a case that could decide the future of affirmative action in college admissions, California offers one glimpse of a future without it.

May 7, 2013 | The New York Times
Better Colleges Failing to Lure Talented Poor

Most low-income students who have top test scores and grades do not even apply to the nation's best colleges, according to a new analysis of every high school student who took the SAT in a recent year.

March 16, 2013 | The New York Times