In Education, We Should Priori...

Aug 15, 2019 by

Researchers and journalists are focusing on the effects of education policies on standardized test scores while ignoring more...

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Making Sure Education Money Is...

Aug 11, 2019 by

Training school boards and district officials would better allocate resources and improve student outcomes. By Wesley Armstrong...

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Will Democracy Endure Private ...

Jun 2, 2019 by

These findings suggest that the private benefits attained by students using voucher programs do not come with any social costs...

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Make School Hard Again

May 26, 2019 by

John V.C. Nye –  On March 12, news of a massive admission scandal broke in the world of higher education. At least 50 people,...

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The Cat in the Hat Is Right Ab...

May 6, 2019 by

The most libertarian answer to the question of what it means to be a libertarian parent is that there is no answer. Katherine...

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Mary Washington Ruling Threate...

Dec 23, 2018 by

Dissenting judge warns of “Catch-22 Title IX liability.”Robby Soave On Wednesday, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals...

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First Amendment Lawsuit Challe...

Dec 18, 2018 by

The university’s definition of “harassment” is breathtakingly broad. Jacob Sullum – “Student A,”...

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Are Teachers Really ‘Not...

Sep 17, 2018 by

Actually, the average salary for public-school teachers is close to the median income for U.S. households. Nick Gillespie –...

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School Strip-Searches 22 Sixth...

Jul 7, 2018 by

Despite the best efforts of a nurse who “loosened their bras” and “checked around the waistband of their panties,” no money was...

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Facebook Removes Declaration o...

Jul 4, 2018 by

The social media site has a difficult time telling the difference between white nationalist ravings and the writing of Thomas...

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Male Student Accuses Female St...

May 13, 2018 by

Title IX creates a prisoner’s dilemma: students have to file sexual misconduct complaints to avoid becoming the accused. Robby...

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Administrators at CUNY and Duk...

Apr 29, 2018 by

Speakers’ free speech rights threatened Robby Soave – In the wake of shutdown attempts led by student-activists,...

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If a School Cop Threatens Your...

Feb 7, 2018 by

Families should never consent to have school resource officers search kids’ phones. Robby Soave – Teen sexting stories...

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Student Expelled for Sexual As...

Jan 30, 2018 by

Judge says University of Cincinnati student “presents plausible allegations that his ability to present a meaningful defense...

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The Southern Poverty Law Cente...

Jan 20, 2018 by

 There are dangerous hate groups in America. So a group called the Southern Poverty Law Center promises to warn us about them. They...

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Utah Elementary School Fires A...

Jan 10, 2018 by

Parents complained about postcards that were part of an educational set kept in the school library. Lindsay Marchello – School...

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Philosophy Professor Tells Bis...

Nov 1, 2017 by

“We have not designed our program to tolerate these behaviors.” Robby Soave – A bisexual male student at the...

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The Minority Leader Who Cried ...

Aug 27, 2017 by

Nancy Pelosi doesn’t understand free speech. Eric Boehm – House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) mixed her...

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John Stossel vs. Noam Chomsky ...

Aug 16, 2017 by

The famed MIT linguist once praised former socialist President Hugo Chávez. How about now? John Stossel & Naomi Brockwell –...

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Be Worried About the Future of...

Jul 22, 2017 by

There’s a growing, and troubling, acceptance of speech restrictions among millennials and Democrats. David Harsanyi –...

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