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“Dr. Zaius, Dr. Zaius! Oh, Ohh...

Jul 25, 2014 by

  by Greg Forster - Andy Smarick’s proposal for private choice school authorizers deserves a closer look. I can understand why...

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Barack Obama’s hypocritical wa...

Jul 25, 2014 by

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In one of President Obama’s opening remarks during his State of the Union address this year, he guaranteed every...

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In California, 95 Percent of P...

Jul 25, 2014 by

Nancy Pelosi raked in the most support, with $50,500 from professors With midterm elections looming, an analysis of professors’...

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Feds Spending $10 Million to B...

Jul 25, 2014 by

The National Science Foundation has committed $10 million to build robots that will act as “personal trainers” for children, in an...

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Smoking, drinking and drug use...

Jul 25, 2014 by

Smoking, drinking and drug use among secondary school pupils have more than halved over the past 10 years, figures from the Health...

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Homeschoolers Confident They C...

Jul 25, 2014 by

A controversial treaty on the rights of the disabled has reappeared in the Senate two years after it was defeated, with Democrats...

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Organization Strongly Disputes...

Jul 25, 2014 by

A rival organization is sharply disputing a recent study from the University of Arkansas’s School Choice Demonstration Project...

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School PE lessons putting girl...

Jul 25, 2014 by

  With 2 million fewer women than men playing regular sport, MPs call for schools to take girls’ exercise more seriously...

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Nevada education system ranked...

Jul 25, 2014 by

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s state ranks last in the nation in education for the third year in a row, according to a...

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Illegals Comprise 10% of ̵...

Jul 25, 2014 by

New York officials are expecting to receive at least another 7,000 illegal immigrant children who have been detained in the next...

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White pupils least likely to a...

Jul 25, 2014 by

University admissions figures show white teenagers are the least likely ethnic group to apply for places. Figures from Ucas show that...

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Alice Linahan and Others Defen...

Jul 25, 2014 by

“Alice Linahan and Others Defend Children’s Hearts and Minds: SBOE Testimony”   On July 19, 2014, Alice Linahan testified at the...

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Better Teacher or Different Su...

Jul 24, 2014 by

An Interview with Alan J. Singer:  Better Teacher or Different Subject? Michael F. Shaughnessy - 1) Alan in one of your recent posts,...

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If Colleges Are Skeptical of C...

Jul 24, 2014 by

Robby Soave – As the tide turns against the national Common Core education standards, its backers are desperate to recruit new...

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Justice Is Not Only Blind, But...

Jul 24, 2014 by

Julia Steiny – Sometimes achieving Justice is as simple as listening until the victim feels heard. Increasingly, the formal...

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Newark parents cheer federal i...

Jul 24, 2014 by

The U.S. Department of Education is investigating whether Newark’s school reorganization plan discriminates against African-American...

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Texplainer: Does AP U.S. Histo...

Jul 24, 2014 by

Since Common Core launched five years ago, Texas has refused to participate in the initiative to set uniform academic standards...

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George Patton’s Summer of 1944...

Jul 24, 2014 by

Nearly 70 years ago, the lieutenant general began his advance toward the German border. By Victor Davis Hanson Nearly 70 years ago,...

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Why Do Americans Stink at Math...

Jul 24, 2014 by

Other than “Americans Stink at Math”, almost everything she says is wrong.  Decades-old (century?) math ed mythology....

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Muslim Council of Britain reje...

Jul 24, 2014 by

Religious body insists that claims that Islamists were plotting to take over Birmingham schools are ‘patently absurd’ The...

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Yet Another Planned Parenthood...

Jul 24, 2014 by

Determined to prove that its previous recordings of Planned Parenthood counselors offering dangerous sex advice to underage girls...

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Illegal Children In Mass. Use ...

Jul 24, 2014 by

More than one-fifth of non-English speaking illegal immigrant children are being thrown into special education English courses in the...

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Judges rule against letting pu...

Jul 24, 2014 by

The public has no right to know the names of Los Angeles Unified School District teachers in connection with their job performance...

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Chile’s New Education Reforms:...

Jul 24, 2014 by

Chile’s new president, Michele Bachelet, is out with her promised education reforms, which are paid for by increased taxes on the...

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