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What's Inside a Middle Schooler's Mind?

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's president.Prepare to rethink your preconceptions about middle school. What I recently learned from neuroscientists is that the peak moment (post-infancy) to optimize a person's ... read more

NY State Leaders Expand Learning

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's president.Good news for nine school districts across New York State: Today they were awarded a combined $24 million in grants to expand learning time through the New York State ... read more

What's Lucy Reading?

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's president.As schools wrap up their spring terms with end-of-year showcases and displays of student talent, we’re thinking about all the elements that go into providing kids w ... read more

What's Lucy Reading?

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's president.Do you read daily digests in your email? I read many (tell me your favorites in the Comments), but there are two without which I can’t start the day, and I’ve jus ... read more

Re-Name Out-of-School Time

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's president.I know how hard it can be to name a new initiative. TASC went through dozens of possibilities before we came up with ExpandED Schools (leaving ThinkLink, FutureBound ... read more

What's Lucy Reading?

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's president.What happens when an education pundit experiences a complicated school choice gauntlet as a parent? Though it’s set in Washington, D.C., this account by New America ... read more

Yes They Can

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's president.Many of the most forward-thinking STEM learning leaders joined TASC and AlphaBEST Education at the Red Rooster in Harlem to debut a new video that answers "yes" to th ... read more

Statement on Mayor's After-School Plan for NYC

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's president.Today Mayor Bill de Blasio and five city agencies, including the Departments of Education and Youth and Community Development, issued a plan for After-School Programs ... read more

What's Lucy Reading?

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's president.There’s been so much great thinking and writing on the underrepresentation in STEM fields of people of color, it’s hard to choose a few. I’ll start with a snaps ... read more

What's Lucy Reading?

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's president.Greg J. Duncan and Richard J. Murnane, in their new book, note that American kids have long had unequal access to excellent schools. "What is different today from sev ... read more

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