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All Articles by Josh Beach

Josh Beach

About Josh Beach

J. M. Beach is founder and Director of 21st Century Literacy. He is a scholar, a teacher, and entrepreneur. He is the author of several books on education, including Can We Measure What Matters Most? Why Educational Accountability Metrics Lower Student Learning and Demoralize Teachers and The Myths of Measurement and Meritocracy: Why Accountability Metrics in Higher Education are Unfair and Increase Inequality.

Business School

I Went for an MBA at 43. Here’s Why Business School Rankings are Meaningless

After years of teaching higher education, a lecturer works to get his MBA. What he learns may change your mind about getting the degree.

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Community College

Free Tuition Won’t Fix Community Colleges—Or Help Students

President Biden’s proposal for free tuition at community college sounds good on paper, but American education requires much greater reform.

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