We don't use rhetoric responsibly in 21st century America.
There are two major differences between the texts used today and those used in the schools of the past.
Growing up, I knew better than to utter those two infamous words of childhood: “I’m bored.”
This is why a country like the U.S. needs to educate people in rhetoric.
So much for the idea of giving every kid a laptop...
Anthony Esolen isn’t saying our culture is vulgar and debased. He’s saying it no longer exists.
What’s he doing trying to study? Didn’t he realize he’s at a university?
The supreme advantage of debate is that it compels a man to think. A man is not a man unless he is a thinker—he is a fool having no ideas of his own.
"I think the disconnection [to sewing] comes from schools. They don’t have life-learning events in schools anymore...."
A new NYU study suggests men want to be better dads—many just don’t know how.
Did Rex Tillerson’s job just get much harder? Or easier?
A public good, according to the economic definition, must satisfy two conditions.
We all know how important reading is. It benefits relationships, builds language development, and even lengthens one’s life.
It comes directly from Chuck Palahniuk’s book, on which David Fincher’s 1997 film is based.
Cheating in online courses is a big problem but a fixable one. But do colleges actually want to address the cheating?
New York magazine writer Jonathan Chait points to studies that show rioting makes America more conservative.
Stop panicking about the “gag order” or “censorship” of federal agencies like the EPA.
Homeschool kids do better on tests and in college... so why are some colleges making them jump through extra hoops in order to apply?
By focusing so much on respect for the self, have we lost focus of the respect we owe to individuals, places, and events?
College failed to teach him an entrepreneur’s ‘greatest asset,’ he says.
For propaganda to be effective, it requires submissive subjects.
Robert Maynard Hutchins said that these "four horsemen" had produced "chaos" in Western education.
American psychiatrist Allen Frances suggests that while some ADHD cases are legitimate, others are not.
The Education Secretary nominee doesn’t have an advanced degree or a wealth of professional education experience—and that could help her succeed.
We live in an Alice-in-Wonderland world...
It's time we got beyond this commonly employed logical fallacy.
PolitiFact claimed the '‘clear and convincing’ standard is used in criminal trials.” It's not.
Critics are riled that the Education Secretary nominee supports an organization opposed to mandates that undermine due process on college campuses.