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Jack Schneider
Assistant Professor, Education, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Jack Schneider is a scholar of education history and policy at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. He is the author of Beyond Test Scores (2017), From the Ivory Tower to the Schoolhouse (2014), and Excellence For All (2011). A regular contributor to The Washington Post and The Atlantic, he also co-hosts the education policy podcast Have You Heard

Written by Jack Schneider