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Are We Getting The Most Bang For Our Education Buck?

Last week, Teachers College Press released Getting the Most Bang for the Education Buck, a new volume edited by Rick Hess and Brandon...

THE ONLY GOOD OPTION IS A DEAD OPTION!

At the conclusion of one of the most criminally underappreciated very bad movies of all time, the 90210 kids-turned-space-marines of “Starship Troopers”...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Knew that Reading Mattered

While heartfelt tributes and political panic saturate America's media platforms in the wake of RBG's passing, her comments about the importance of...

Stop Trying to Indoctrinate Our Kids

I really don’t need activists trying to indoctrinate my children under the guise of classroom teaching. If they are up to the...

MILWAUKEE PARENTAL CHOICE PROGRAM REAPS BENEFITS BEYOND ACADEMICS

“There are more things in heaven and Earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in a test score analysis …” Shakespeare by way of...

What Is the Role of the Teacher in 2020? It Doesn’t Have to Be Complicated

Welcome to 2020 where everything is going digital, whether you like it or not.  You want to go to church?  Online only. ...

Why K-12 Education Needs Viewpoint Diversity Now

In the fall of 2016, before the presidential election, a 9th grader came to school wearing a Trump 2016 T-shirt. I walked into...

Video: Why We Must Fund Every Kid

Parents are scrambling and in some cases, panicking, over how they are going to manage this upcoming school year. As more and...