About the Author
Mike Rose is on the faculty of the UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies and author of a number of books, including "The Mind at Work: Valuing the Intelligence of the American Worker. His latest book is "Back to School: Why Everyone Deserves a Second Chance at Education"
Below is a list of recent publications:
"School Reform Fails the Test" American Scholar, Winter, 2015. (Click here for link)
"Character Education: A Cautionary Note" Essays on Character and Opportunity, Brookings Institute, October 22, 2014. (Link)
"Seeing the Invisible Poor" Hedgehog Review, Fall, 2014. (Link)
"Smart" Hedgehog Review, Fall, 2014. (Link)
"Not Your Father's Shop Class: Bridging the Academic-Vocational Divide" American Educator, Fall, 2014. (Link)
"Dreaming of Meaningful Work" LA Times, September 1, 2014. (Link)
"Blue-Collar and Service Work Takes More Smarts Than You May Think" The Answer Sheet in The Washington Post, June 9, 2014. (Link)
"The Broken Higher Ed Compact" Boston Review, June 2, 2014. (Link)
11/18 Lives on the Boundary: Education and Inequality
05/15 The Maker Movement: Tinkering With the Idea That College Is for Everyone
03/05 MOOCs and Other Wonders: Education and High-Tech Utopia
09/04 What Is the Goal of School Reform?
12/12 Ground Zero in the Land of Opportunity