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One Memphis Mom (and Grandma!) Has a Thanksgiving Message for Joe Biden

Sarah Carpenter, executive director of Memphis Lift, spent much of the 2020 primary season bringing her message — her plea—for liberation from...

LTL Episode 21: David Hardy, Boys’ Latin Founder, on Student Disengagement and the Plight of Boys

David Hardy is a fighter when it comes to kids. Whether he's walking the halls of the school he founded or showing...

Let’s Be Honest About School Choice

School choice strawmen are a formidable army that thinking people have yet to defeat. Nevertheless, we must keep trying.

“Watch What We Do to See What We Believe”

If you had told me when I started working in education that we’d face a day when the United States prioritized bars...

‘1776 Unites’ — Lesson Plans that Celebrate Black Excellence and America’s Founding Ideals

Civil rights activist and community organizer Robert Woodson’s 1776 Unites organization was launched early this year as a positive response to the...

Q&A: Chris Cerf on Fighting COVID Learning Loss With Great Teaching

Last March schools across the country closed and typical live instruction morphed into erratic meetings on Zoom. Many of us assumed this...

Yes, I Dropped Out of Stuyvesant High School to Homeschool Myself

Gregory Wickham Two Mondays ago I began to homeschool myself in lieu of completing my tenure as a...

Educating Patriots

Decades before “equity” became a buzzword in education, E. D. Hirsch, Jr. had his finger on what the word actually means: equal...