The Miseducation of the Tiger Mom
March 25, 2014
A book by Yale Law professors Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld shows an astonishing lack of scholarly rigor or common sense.
How to Fix Head Start
March 24, 2014
The program actually works pretty well. But it could be a lot better.
The new regulation could cause some for-profits to become ineligible for federal grants and scholarships.
What will the world be like without "effulgent" and "grandiloquence"?
Comic Book Convinces Kenyans to Dye Their Chickens Pink
March 07, 2014
It also has good advice about chickens.
March 03, 2014
It has moved from blogs and into college classes. Can it be stopped?
If a college degree is the new high school diploma, why not make higher education free? These cities did.
How Much Is Too Much to Spend on College? One Study Has an Answer.
February 16, 2014
Two new studies show college is still a great investment.
Let's Stop Pretending That French Is an Important Language
February 02, 2014
The idea that American-born children need to learn French has become more reflex than action, like classical music played at the wedding of people who live to modern pop.
How Taxpayer-Funded Schools Teach Creationism—and Get Away With It
January 30, 2014
It’s National School Choice Week, and among the latest controversies is whether and to what extent publicly funded alternatives to traditional public schools should be held to the same test-based accountability standards.