SESP in the Media: May 2018

SESP in the Media: May 2018

facultyAn ongoing, monthly roundup of appearances in the news media by School of Education and Social Policy faculty, researchers, and our community:


New York Times

May 31, 2018

Do You Like Your Name? (cites research by SESP Dean David Figlio)


Los Angeles Times

May 27, 2018

How I would have made my 40s a happier decade in my life (features research of incoming faculty member Hannes Schwandt)

Republished by
Chicago Tribune, 5/30
Bend Bulletin, 6/2


Washington Post

May 26, 2018

Chalkbeat

May 23, 2018

Chicago Tribune

May 22, 2018


Tampa Bay Times

May 17, 2018

Did ending teacher professional services contracts help Florida students' academic achievement? (features research by David Figlio)


Washington Post 

May 16, 2018 

The US spends less on children than almost any other developed nation (features Diane Schanzenbach) 

Republished by
Star Tribune, 5/16
Seattle Times, 5/16
Mercury News, 5/16


Real Clear Education 

May 1, 2018

Does the media cover school choice fairly? Yes and no. (features David Figlio's research) 

By Julie Deardorff
Last Modified: 6/5/18