What is the Biden administration’s answer to a national teacher shortage? More competitive pay for teachers, not lowering the barriers to become a teacher. As Politico reported, Department of Education Secretary Miguel Cardona said that…
Mob pressure forces Pearson to issue new textbook rules
The Black Lives Matter-fueled social justice and diversity mob came for major academic publisher Pearson, which acquiesced to their demands of reforming their publishing guidelines. Inside Higher Ed reported that the company, based in London,…
AP Defames Christians and Conservatives
Christianity teaches us that we are all equal in the eyes of God. Apparently, college professors didn’t get the memo.
Publishers Sue Bookstore Chain over Textbook Sales
College publishers want a textbook distributor to stop the sale of counterfeit textbooks, which undercut their prices.
Ivy League Schools Drop GRE Requirement for Some Graduate Programs
Brown University followed Princeton’s lead in removing a requirement for graduate school: GRE (or standardized test scores) from its graduate application processes for multiple departments.
Shouldn’t Every Day Be Constitution Day?
A middle school teacher, understandably unnerved by student’s alternate admiration for, and previous unfamiliarity with the U. S. Constitution, posted an Education Post to vent.
Sociology Textbook Claims American Exceptionalism has ‘Racist Overtones’
From Campus Reform: The textbook, titled In Conflict and Order: Understanding Society, is required reading for a Principles of Sociology class (S161) at IPFW taught by Robert Pettit, which qualifies as a 3-credit general education…
Common Core: Show Me the Money
It turns out that Common Core’s creators might be demonstrating the same ethos Cuba Gooding’s character demonstrated in the film Jerry Maguire when he said, “Show me the money.” “An undercover journalist for a nonprofit…
Common Core of Profit
Editor’s Note: The original post was published by the Selous Foundation for Public Policy Research. James O’Keefe’s undercover videos reveal what activists have been saying for years: Common Core is a set of standards written…
Michelle Malkin: Jeb Bush and His Common Core Cronies
Malkin’s great take on Jeb Bush and why he is so adamant to defend his Common Core stance (i.e. it’s about the money). She brought back what she wrote last year, and it still rings…