Teacher’s textbooks tend to bypass basic skills and knowledge and go straight to orientation.
There may actually be some good news coming out of academia.
A DePauw University sociologist is team teaching a course with a convicted murderer.
Education establishment types frequently accuse traditionalists of overkill when they claim that higher education really seeks to indoctrinate even when its denizens pretty much admit that is what they do.
The latest issue of the Chronicle of Higher Education features a supplement on Diversity In Academe that, like the industry it covers, gives a superficial treatment of the concept, at best.
In the last presidential debate, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney went out of his way to declare his resistance to federal intrusion in education. It remains to be see whether he can retain that resistance should he win the top political job.
Three decades after her death, Ayn Rand is enjoying a bit of a renaissance right now.
For those college students hoping for the “green jobs” their universities tell them about, film producer Ann McElhinney has compiled a list of green companies that have gone bankrupt, with an asterisk denoting those which have received taxpayer funding.
Reaction to the newly minted federal laws that require healthy school lunches is far from settled.
When blowing the whistle is not a good career move.