Andrea Gabor

Andrea Gabor, the Bloomberg chair of business journalism at Baruch College/CUNY, is a former staff writer and editor at U.S. News & World Report and Businessweek. Gabor has written for the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Smithsonian magazine, Harvard Business Review, Fortune, and the Village Voice. The author of After the Education Wars: How Smart Schools Upend the Business of Reform, she lives in New York City.

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News and Reviews


Andrea Gabor on “how a Texas district turned business guru W. Edwards Deming’s theories into an education-reform blueprint. And why it might not last.”

Democracy & Education Journal

“After the Education Wars offers a series of powerful counternarratives that challenge the deeply flawed, corporate-based school reform movement … this is a useful, and exceedingly timely, book.”

NY 1

Andrea Gabor interviews with Errol Louis from Inside City Hall

Library Journal (starred review)

This book belongs alongside Diane Ravitch’s works on education, and Dale Russakoff’s The Prize. It will appeal to serious readers seeking to understand the current state of education reform, how it’s practiced, the pitfalls, and what does and doesn’t work.


Books by Andrea Gabor

After the Education Wars
How Smart Schools Upend the Business of Reform

Andrea Gabor