Education

Journalist: Public Schools Are Designed to Create ‘Standardized’ Children (and Modern Evidence Suggests They Do)
University of Texas Orders Website Review Following Claims It Treats Masculinity as a ‘Mental Health Issue’

University of Texas Orders Website Review Following Claims It Treats Masculinity as a ‘Mental Health Issue’

The University of Texas announced it has ordered a review of its "MasculinUT" program, which is accused of treating masculinity as a 'mental health issue.'

Bernie Sanders Doesn't Understand How Jobs Are Created

Bernie Sanders Doesn't Understand How Jobs Are Created

There is a great deal of wisdom in the old saying, “there is no such thing as a free lunch."

Why Students Need to Nature Today More Than Ever

Why Students Need to Nature Today More Than Ever

Part of the growing process is not simply taking risks and enduring obstacles.

Why Humans Increasingly Are Unaware of Their Ignorance (And Why it's a Big Problem)

Why Humans Increasingly Are Unaware of Their Ignorance (And Why it's a Big Problem)

Research out of Yale University suggests the internet is making humans believe they are smarter than they actually are.

5 Facts about Frederick Douglass

5 Facts about Frederick Douglass

Here are five facts you should know about this writer, orator, statesman, and abolitionist.

Parents Stand Up for Children in ‘Sex Ed Sit Out’

Parents Stand Up for Children in ‘Sex Ed Sit Out’

In the more than 80 hours of sex ed that kids are subjected to during their public school career, children are asked to become experts on every contraceptive drug and device imaginable, and yet no time is spent on how to form healthy marriages and happy families.

How Colleges Are Ripping Off a Generation of Ill-Prepared Students

How Colleges Are Ripping Off a Generation of Ill-Prepared Students

The bottom line is that colleges are admitting youngsters who have not mastered what used to be considered a ninth-grade level of proficiency in reading, writing, and arithmetic.

Whistleblower: There Is No Faculty Accountability in Universities

Whistleblower: There Is No Faculty Accountability in Universities

While there are standards of education, training, knowledge, and skills for professors, there is no accountability.

He Persuaded the Columbine Killers Not to Murder Him

He Persuaded the Columbine Killers Not to Murder Him

At Columbine, Evan Todd was one of the lucky ones. The first to be shot in the library, he persuaded the shooters not to murder him.

Duke Divinity State of the School Address Interrupted by Rapping LGBTQ Students Who Issue 15 Demands: 'I am Somebody, and I Won’t Be Stopped by Nobody'
MIT Study: Career and Technical Education Courses Boost Graduation Rates (a Lot)

MIT Study: Career and Technical Education Courses Boost Graduation Rates (a Lot)

Is it time we stopped telling ourselves that every student is equal in ability and able to go to college?

The Secret to Building a Close Family

The Secret to Building a Close Family

It's not as difficult as many would believe.

What Happens When an MBA Student Raised in Communist China Reads Hayek

What Happens When an MBA Student Raised in Communist China Reads Hayek

My Chinese students grasped—perhaps more than many Americans—the gift that America’s founders bequeathed to humanity.

Stanford Study: Religious Teens Are Smarter (and More Conscientious and Cooperative) than Non-Observant Teens
Why Every Woman Should Read Barbara Bush’s 1990 Commencement Speech

Why Every Woman Should Read Barbara Bush’s 1990 Commencement Speech

Is it time to return to the wisdom Barbara Bush presented at Wellesley so many years ago?

Law Students Protest Free Speech Speaker with Shouts of ‘F-ck The Law,’ Call First Amendment ‘a Weak Shield for White Supremacy’
4 Steps to Ensure Children Become Well-Adjusted Adults

4 Steps to Ensure Children Become Well-Adjusted Adults

"The culture of the group of which your child is a part growing up will be the culture he or she adopts as their own."

Homeschooling Freedoms Are Under Threat. Will Parents Defend Them?

Homeschooling Freedoms Are Under Threat. Will Parents Defend Them?

Our modern homeschooling freedoms come with the responsibility to protect those freedoms.

The Nation’s Report Card Shows Reading Scores Remain Lousy. Here’s How We Can Improve Them.
Seven Reasons People No Longer Want to be Teachers

Seven Reasons People No Longer Want to be Teachers

There are at least seven reasons people aren’t so keen.

Student: What White Privilege Lessons Did to My High School

Student: What White Privilege Lessons Did to My High School

During my sophomore year of high school, a mandatory lesson for the entire school was scheduled regarding the concept of being an ally towards those who were labeled as being marginalized.

Social Justice: When good becomes evil?

Social Justice: When good becomes evil?

In their effort to right wrongs, the Social Justice warriors often commit the very evil they are attempting to erase.

The New Barbarism? Learning in Twenty-First Century Schools

The New Barbarism? Learning in Twenty-First Century Schools

Today, our young students in school resemble the illiterate peasants of the Middle Ages more and more.

The Lost Scrolls Lying at Our Feet

The Lost Scrolls Lying at Our Feet

With the development of modern multi-spectral imaging, the burnt scrolls of Herculaneum are just beginning to be deciphered. But today's students don't need multi-spectral imaging to gain wisdom.

Learning How to Not Be a Snowflake

Learning How to Not Be a Snowflake

Resilience depends not only on what happens to us but how we interpret what happens to us.  

Are Black Male Athletes Failing to Graduate Because of Racism?

Are Black Male Athletes Failing to Graduate Because of Racism?

On this topic, schools are performing back-flips to avoid the obvious.

15 of Mark Twain’s Sassiest Witticisms

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