Public discourse might be more civil if we followed Franklin's example.
In no other time in history have so many professors written so much that is unintelligible.
According to Plutarch, knowledge is the only thing that can't be taken from you.
Passing requires these 3 characteristics.
Are American adults aiding and abetting the rapid rise in ADHD?
Chesterton thought we now had a “standardization by a low standard,” a dumbing-down of standards to a lowest-common denominator of prescribed mediocrity.
Would he have achieved as much in today’s education settings?
4 characteristics of a decline in education in the 6th century...
Typos either reveal the inability to spell or the need to slow down.
Knowledgeable readers are a dying breed...
Being aware of what's happening is the first step to regaining our intellectual independence.
Would more parents be better off simply conducting “preschool” at home?
We need an education system that helps teens reach their full potential.
It’s encouraging to hear that there are still some folks who are seeking to feed their minds and expand their thinking.
Adolescent brains are primed for learning, but U.S. high schools aren't taking advantage of the opportunity.
Given the state of the public schools, such a dramatic flight shouldn't be a surprise.
He's the former New York State Teacher of the Year.
If you’re going to focus on the liberal arts in college, you might as well do it right.
It can play a crucial role in one's intellectual growth.
For most of human history, not only schools but societies have depended on the educative power of shame.
Something that students and employers alike need to consider.
Should Americans once again embrace the value of the two-parent family?
Modern education tends to focus on STEM to the exclusion of the liberal arts.
There is no value-neutral education. What's the solution?
"There is no real education anymore, but I still have to create the impression that education is happening."
If early childhood educator Erika Christakis is right, politicians may want to put a hold on the preschool push.
If you want to become familiar with many of the great books, they’re going to make you work for it.