Education

What They’re Reading in Ivy League Schools
Parents Are Paying $180/Hr for THIS?!?

Parents Are Paying $180/Hr for THIS?!?

Learning common sense comes with a hefty price tag these days. 

5 Reasons to Go Back to One-Room Schools

5 Reasons to Go Back to One-Room Schools

Recent developments show Americans starting to think outside the education box.

Report Says British and American Students Have Low Basic Skills

Report Says British and American Students Have Low Basic Skills

Time for schools to go back to basics?

Thomas Paine: School Choice Supporter?

Thomas Paine: School Choice Supporter?

School choice is hardly a modern idea dreamed up by the religious right.

Teaching Humane Literature in High Schools

Teaching Humane Literature in High Schools

A principal purpose of studying literature is to give us all a common culture.

More Companies Recognizing That College Degrees are Unnecessary

More Companies Recognizing That College Degrees are Unnecessary

Is it time to recognize that a college degree does not necessarily guarantee a good employee?

Medical Doctor: 3 Ways to Avoid Raising Disrespectful Brats

Medical Doctor: 3 Ways to Avoid Raising Disrespectful Brats

Parents need to take back the authority they have turned over to their children.

School: No more Valentine’s Day, Halloween, Thanksgiving, or Christmas

School: No more Valentine’s Day, Halloween, Thanksgiving, or Christmas

An elementary school has canceled them all to determine if they’re oppressive

Study: Girls Show Achievement Gains In Single-Sex Schools

Study: Girls Show Achievement Gains In Single-Sex Schools

Shying away from single-sex education may be a step in the wrong direction.

Failure to Teach Cursive is Becoming a ‘Security Issue’

Failure to Teach Cursive is Becoming a ‘Security Issue’

"Many Big Apple students... can’t even sign their own names."

You Can Judge a School by Its Book List

You Can Judge a School by Its Book List

Here are 4 criteria of a good one

Those with Student Loan Debt: Do They Only Have Themselves to Blame?

Those with Student Loan Debt: Do They Only Have Themselves to Blame?

Samual Garner has $200,000 in student loan debt, and he's not a doctor or a lawyer.

Long-lost Beatrix Potter Tale Uncovered

Long-lost Beatrix Potter Tale Uncovered

But will the modern cartoon drawings ruin Potter's style?

The Few, the Proud… the Educated

The Few, the Proud… the Educated

Egalitarianism may be the enemy of education. 

The PC Culture Has Thrown Common Sense Out the Classroom Door

The PC Culture Has Thrown Common Sense Out the Classroom Door

Two examples which will make you shake your head in disgust.
 

The Educational Magic of Lego

The Educational Magic of Lego

The little colored blocks hold surprising educational benefits.

Why Books are the Best Furniture

Why Books are the Best Furniture

Some say there is no longer any point in collecting books... 

Successful Political Speech Measures at a 4th-Grade Level

Successful Political Speech Measures at a 4th-Grade Level

...And most high schoolers can't read beyond a 6th-grade level.

The Top 20 Books Being Taught at Today's Colleges

The Top 20 Books Being Taught at Today's Colleges

Here's what college students are reading. 

Childhood Chores are a Predictor of Success

Childhood Chores are a Predictor of Success

The sooner the kids start, the better.

School Choice Week: It’s Kind of a Big Deal Now

School Choice Week: It’s Kind of a Big Deal Now

Four brief facts you should know.

Go Home, Harvard. You’re Drunk.

Go Home, Harvard. You’re Drunk.

Some questionable new admissions recommendations came out of Harvard yesterday... 

Chaos in the Public Schools

Chaos in the Public Schools

Is it time we recognize that respect and order will never be restored in schools until the same is restored in the American home? 

8 Deeper-Than-Usual Critiques of American Education

8 Deeper-Than-Usual Critiques of American Education

From Allan Bloom's bestselling book, "The Closing of the American Mind." 

The Education of C.S. Lewis

The Education of C.S. Lewis

Here's how C.S. Lewis developed into the great novelist...

Why a New Computer Program May Improve Writing Proficiency

Why a New Computer Program May Improve Writing Proficiency

The development of the program is timely, as American students are in desperate need of help with their writing. Currently, only 27% of them are proficient.

The Tragedy of Laquan McDonald

The Tragedy of Laquan McDonald

Let’s talk about root causes. 

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