Jack Schneider

Jack Schneider is an Assistant Professor in the College of Education at the University of Massachusetts Lowell and leads the Beyond Test Scores project. An award-winning scholar and teacher, his work explores the influence of history, culture, and rhetoric in education policy. The author of four books, Dr. Schneider has explored why particular ideas gain policy traction, how public perceptions of schools take shape, why education reform so often fails, and how organizations can use data to empower stakeholders. He writes frequently in outlets like the Atlantic and the Washington Post, and is co-host of the educational policy podcast “Have You Heard.”