What changed between the days when kids were trusted to bring guns to school and store them in lockers to our times of “zero-tolerance”?
House members were given 1,000 minutes to read a 2,232-page bill. How many do you think even tried?
With two children in tow, another one on the way, and a great deal of time in the public eye, the Duchess of Cambridge is undoubtedly one of the world’s foremost mothers.
A Million Students Are Marching Against Guns. My Daughter Enrolled in a Trauma Casualty Training Class.
Thousands of students walked out of their classes to protest congressional inaction on gun control earlier this month. Organizers estimate that a million students will take part in upcoming anti-gun violence rallies.
As schooling has expanded over the past several decades, consuming more of childhood than ever before, and becoming more standardized and restrictive, it should be no surprise that American creativity has simultaneously plummeted.
Given the impact therapy dogs can have on student well-being, schools and universities are increasingly adopting therapy dog programs as an inexpensive way of providing social and emotional support for students.
The analogies section was removed from the SAT in 2005 for dubious reasons.
Does our society need to revive the simple straightforwardness of cultivating rational creatures?
As is typical with so many other policies, federal meddling in what should be a local matter leads to poor results.
This High School Senior Explains Why It’s Better to ‘Walk Up’ to Help Others Than to Walk Out of Classes
“I feel like the media tends to focus a lot on the anger, hurt, and destruction of our youth in society,” Alessa Love, who attends Westlake High School in Saratoga Springs.
The habits families model or teach to their children – whether in spending or saving – will likely get passed on to each generation whether they are wise or not.
In his classic book 'The Art of Loving,' social psychologist Erich Fromm explained how 'being in love' depends largely on increasing our own capacity to love.
At a cost of $100,000, the city of Baltimore plans to provide 60 free buses to take students from its schools to planned anti-gun demonstrations in Washington, D.C. later this month.
College students are very supportive of free speech protection... but only if it fits within their idea of diversity and inclusion.
A former girls-only summer camp says it now includes boys... but it's still labeled as a day program for girls. A subtle form of discrimination against boys?
Should college be the norm for students after they graduate from high school?
That's equal to an entire day of school.
If we want to raise children who can hold a conversation, they need actual people with whom to converse. Likewise, if we want to raise readers, they need, more than anything else, real and worthy books to read…
The idea that women have been freed from the chains of full-time motherhood to pursue more meaningful work is sexism disguised as enlightenment.
On May 18, 1927, a deranged and embittered farmer named Andrew Kehoe committed the worst school mass killing in American history.
The video of the protest is, frankly, cringe-worthy and embarrassing.
“I don’t really know what it means to be a boy besides physical attributes.”
An attorney representing the students had called the school’s action 'a clear case of discrimination against students with conservative beliefs by a school whose policies have been documented as promoting an extreme ideological agenda.'
Even Bill Gates commits logical fallacies on occasion.
It's not the women getting the short end of the stick.
According to news reports, recent snowfalls led the head of the Jo Richardson Community School to decree that pupils were not allowed to have snowball fights, nor were they even allowed to touch the snow.
Where women have a choice, they tend not to choose STEM jobs.
Given that the lives of schoolchildren and teachers hang in the balance, twisting the truth or hiding from it could have deadly outcomes.