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Education Policy

Investing in Homeless Young Texans

Published on February 6th, 2017 | by Patricia Hart

Photo: Bionic Teaching Texas’ 85th legislative session kicked off last month. Lawmakers now have until the end of May to balance a state budget three percent smaller than that of the previous session. Having the power of ... Read More

Education Policy

20-Minute Interviews in Ghana

Published on September 15th, 2015 | by Isabel Hovey

Second in a series by Isabel Hovey (LBJ MGPS Student) covering her internship at Exponential Education. This summer, I went to Ghana to complete an internship an education non-profit. While I was there I conducted an ... Read More

Education Policy

Evaluating Girls Educational Programs in Ghana

Published on July 22nd, 2015 | by Isabel Hovey

First in a series by Isabel Hovey (LBJ MGPS Student) covering her internship at Exponential Education. LBJ alum Helen Gradstein founded Exponential Education (Expo) as a community-based solution to educational gaps facing students in developing countries. Alongside her ... Read More

Education Policy

The Elephant in the Room

Published on September 28th, 2014 | by Sarah Harris

The 2014 Tribune Festival’s coverage of issues related to higher education in Texas began with a panel discussion on the State’s Closing the Gap education plan. Texas initiated the initial plan in 2000 to address low ... Read More

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