Current events related to education.

Great Expectations

The San Jose Mercury News published an inspiring story this week about a teacher in San Jose who is raising funds to bring retired astronaut José Hernández to speak at …
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The President and Pre-K

The State of the Union address has come and gone, and many people have discussed the hot button issues while letting one slide past them: President Obama delivered a message …
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Red Herrings

I remember taking a class in college. It was called Logic and Rhetoric. I couldn’t possibly understand why I had to take an entire class that revolved around a concept …
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Credit Where Credit Is Due

This week, the Department of Education released the findings of a new study in which the cornerstone is an increased graduation rate, which now stands at 78 percent of students. …
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