Our Insights

Through writing, analysis, and our insights, Bellwether’s got the pulse on what’s happening and emergent trends in the field.


Support for Rural Colorado Schools

Paul Beach | Katrina Boone | Juliet Squire

Parent Perception Barometer

Alex Spurrier | Michelle Croft | Juliet Squire | Andrew J. Rotherham

Improving Education Finance Equity for English Learners in the Southeast

Indira Dammu | Bonnie O'Keefe

Horace Mann Charter Schools: Their Past, Present, and Promise

Kelly Robson Foster | Lynne Graziano | Juliet Squire

News & Press

Virtual Learning, Now and Beyond


Small Schools in the Big Apple: How State-Level Policy Inhibits Microschooling and Learning Pods


Series: From Pandemic to Progress: Innovations, Interventions, and Lessons from Districts


A transformative schools package or business as usual?



New Solutions For Frustrated Parents…The Case of the Teachers Unions V. Bridge et al…


Lessons for Policymakers from Frustrated Parents

Michelle Croft and Alex Spurrier

Is A Revolt Against Education Elitism Brewing? And What Maverick Can Teach Schools


San Francisco And Schools…Plus Narratives And Reactionary Public School Takes And Missed Opportunities On Charter Regulations


All Insights

Are We Turning The Corner Toward Good Political Tension In Education? Plus, Show Them The Money And Where Are The Kids?