Stories by Leah Shafer
By Leah Shafer 03/08/2016 12:34 PM EST
Tracing links between musical training and executive function — and bolstering the case for music in schools.
By Leah Shafer 02/29/2016 4:10 PM EST
Five factors that make teacher teams successful — and make schools stronger.
By Leah Shafer 02/18/2016 10:52 PM EST
Digging into the politics of education in an election year to find out what the candidates are talking about — or not.
By Leah Shafer 02/11/2016 3:40 PM EST
How educators can help students navigate anti-Muslim bias — and counteract it in their schools.
By Leah Shafer 02/11/2016 12:24 PM EST
HGSE hosts student activists from Harvard Law School and Brandeis University for a conversation about higher education, protest, and a movement for change.
By Leah Shafer 02/04/2016 11:38 AM EST
New study hints that publicizing education budgets may decrease support for greater funding.
What states and schools can learn from the Massachusetts takeover of Lawrence Public Schools.
By Leah Shafer 01/25/2016 2:47 PM EST
New forms of civic participation let us reimagine what it means to be a good citizen.
By Leah Shafer 01/11/2016 12:53 PM EST
What education leaders should know about how to build strong reading skills (and strong schools).