“The Common Core may actually ...

May 1, 2014 by

Randi Weingarten warns of “huge backlash,” and tells Salon why she still believes in Common Core’s potential Josh...

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Feds Move Closer To Normalizin...

Apr 30, 2014 by

Sexual-equality laws passed 32 years ago actually provide legal protections to people who want to live as members of the opposite...

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Common Core a Defining Issue f...

Apr 30, 2014 by

The Associated Press has now acknowledged what grassroots groups of parents and citizens have been saying for months: the centralized...

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‘One Nation Under Allah&...

Apr 30, 2014 by

Endless concessions and accommodations to Islamic demands only give way to more demands for even more Islam, as shown in the recent...

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How Shakespeare Explains Game ...

Apr 29, 2014 by

  Matt Amaral – (Spoiler alert, this post is for those who have finished all the Game of Thrones books) Richard III: Now...

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Soda tax myths: Big Soda Says ...

Apr 29, 2014 by

by Dana Woldow – In Big Soda’s world, the negative health impact of sugary beverages is limited to just obesity. As if...

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White House task force recomme...

Apr 29, 2014 by

The Obama administration is taking steps designed to help colleges and universities reduce sexual assaults on their campuses and...

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Louis C.K. Says Common Core Ha...

Apr 29, 2014 by

Foes of Common Core can count Emmy Award-winning comedian Louis C.K. as one of their own. The star of FX’s hit comedy “Louie” sent a...

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Thirteen U.S. Students Are Hon...

Apr 29, 2014 by

Thirteen U.S. Students Are Honored by Scholastic for Outstanding Academic Success   READ 180®and System 44®All-Star Award winners...

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Sun Life Financial Accepting G...

Apr 29, 2014 by

Sun Life Financial Accepting Grant Applications from Nonprofit Organizations for Rising Star Awards $660,000 in grants to nonprofits...

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Employers to play bigger role ...

Apr 28, 2014 by

Ofsted is asking employers to play a bigger role in rating the effectiveness of skills training and education. The education...

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Going ‘at your own pace’ isn’t...

Apr 28, 2014 by

By Sarah Butrymowicz – SINGAPORE—Forty students in bright yellow shirts hunched over their computers in Singapore’s Crescent...

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Dear President and Mrs. Obama

Apr 28, 2014 by

Kenneth J. Bernstein – I know how caring you are about your wonderful daughters. You have chosen to send them to wonderful...

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A Christian nation, Dave? Only...

Apr 27, 2014 by

It hurts me to say it, but the grisly gang of anti-God professors and authors  are right, and David Cameron is wrong. This is not  a...

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Is Pearson Education in Seriou...

Apr 27, 2014 by

Alan Singer – On April 3, 2014, Pearson PLC closed at 1008 on the London Stock Exchange, down from a 2014 high of 1365, which...

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A call for a National Commissi...

Apr 26, 2014 by

Paul Horton – Rather than permitting the issue of the Common Core Standards (CCS) to be a political hot potato in the upcoming...

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David Brooks, Common Core Circ...

Apr 25, 2014 by

Mercedes Schneider – Why newspapers hire individuals to regularly offer the public unsubstantiated opinions baffles me. I am a...

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Why Common Core tests are bad

Apr 24, 2014 by

In a few weeks, the New York State Education Department will begin the second round of Common Core tests. Earlier this spring,...

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Study: Claims Of Common Core A...

Apr 24, 2014 by

Supporters of the Common Core standards frequently make the claim that the standards are rigorous, reflect college-readiness, and...

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Princeton Researchers Conclude...

Apr 22, 2014 by

Of the elite, by the elite, for the elite A recent scientific study by Princeton and Northwestern universities, which has gone...

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