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Women’s Studies Professo...

Oct 20, 2014 by

Syndicated columnist George F. Will is scheduled to speak this week at Miami University and professors in the public school’s...

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Doctor Who’s new web gam...

Oct 20, 2014 by

Doctor Who’s latest adventure sees him teaming up with a Dalek and trying to save the universe, but also teaching children some early...

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Physics professor tells studen...

Oct 20, 2014 by

A physics professor at the University of Oklahoma who often spends his time studying smashed subatomic particles at the Large Hadron...

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More AP courses slated for maj...

Oct 20, 2014 by

But will revamp in favor of teaching college critical thinking in high school fuel the Common Core controversy? By Emmanuel Felton...

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Learning From Live Theater: St...

Oct 20, 2014 by

Students realize gains in knowledge, tolerance, and more By Jay P. Greene, Collin Hitt, Anne Kraybill and Cari A. Bogulski As schools...

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Union enrollment plummets for ...

Oct 20, 2014 by

By Perry Chiaramonte – Teachers in Wisconsin’s public schools have learned a major lesson from the state’s landmark...

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The rise and fall of free educ...

Oct 20, 2014 by

John Passant – Free education was won through consistent protest in the 1970s and can be won back now through consistent...

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Common Core or not, Haslam bac...

Oct 19, 2014 by

he fight over academic standards in Tennessee shouldn’t be about what it ends up being called, Gov. Bill Haslam suggested Friday, but...

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Détente? Donnelly, Wiltshire a...

Oct 19, 2014 by

Dean Ashenden – Christopher Pyne’s appointment of right-wing warrior Kevin Donnelly as one of two reviewers of the national...

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One more reason states should ...

Oct 19, 2014 by

The reach of Common Core national education standards and tests has moved beyond public school walls. Last month a home-schooling...

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Williamson board buckles down ...

Oct 19, 2014 by

FRANKLIN – The Williamson County school board on Monday will vote on a resolution against Common Core State Standards. After a...

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Is Common Core good or bad for...

Oct 19, 2014 by

That’s one way of having your cake and eating it too. Asked in a local TV interview if Common Core is good or bad for Colorado...

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New state-of-the-art S.F. scho...

Oct 19, 2014 by

The brand-new San Francisco public middle school will have sweeping views of the bay, a grand staircase and skylights. That’s all...

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The New Orleans “Miracle” is a...

Oct 19, 2014 by

Mike Deshotels, veteran educator and blogger in Louisiana, reviews the accumulating evidence and concludes: the claims of success in...

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Education in America: Back aga...

Oct 19, 2014 by

WHAT is to be done about America’s schools? Students are graduating, if they graduate at all, with a poorer grasp of writing, reading...

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‘Staff in the UK are fri...

Oct 19, 2014 by

Raghav Bansal, 19, is a second-year computer science student at the University of Manchester and is president of the university’s...

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Conservative activist kicked o...

Oct 19, 2014 by

A conservative activist was kicked off Broward College on Wednesday night after a campus security guard overheard her asking a...

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The Trouble with Baking Achiev...

Oct 19, 2014 by

by Matthew Ladner – On March 9, 1974 Yoshimi Taniguchi, a Japanese book merchant and former Major in the Japanese Imperial...

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Schools urged to use PE cash t...

Oct 19, 2014 by

Extra funding designed to boost sport in primary schools could be used to tackle childhood obesity, says Ofsted. The watchdog looked...

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Boarding schools issue Ebola a...

Oct 18, 2014 by

The Boarding Schools Association has issued guidance on Ebola after some heads asked how to deal with students returning from...

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