About Kelly @kfieldCHE
Kelly Field is a journalist based in Boston who has also reported for The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Kelly’s Recent Stories
Education Apr 19How Maine’s major education reform effort dissolved into a patchwork of policies
Well-intentioned education and business leaders, backed by wealthy foundations and a success story from faraway Alaska, sold state lawmakers on a largely untested theory of change. Now seven years after the state passed a law that required high schools to…
Education May 14More Hispanics are going to college and graduating, but disparity persists
Between 2000 and 2015, the college-going rate among Hispanic high school graduates more than doubled, to 3 million. But the proportion of Hispanics earning degrees still lags behind the proportion of whites.