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Taylor Swift’s bad investment

By Cal Thomas
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Education | Pop star Taylor Swift has donated $50,000 to the New York City public school system. Swift, who was named the world’s sixth most powerful celebrity by Forbes

Scrooge school

Scrooge school

By Amy Henry
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Education | Next week I will read Dickens’ A Christmas Carol to the kids at school. Last year it took me eight straight hours and left me with a raspy throat, but I…

Why public school education

Why public school education

By Steve Cole
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Education | Preparing children for the spiritual warfare that is sure to come after graduation

Oklahoma drops Common Core, gets slapped with federal penalty

By Emily Scheie
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Education | Amidst rising opposition to Common Core, Oklahoma dropped the national education standards in June, four years after adopting them. As a result, the U.S.

Is Common Core losing the public perception test?

By Emily Scheie
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Common Core | The education standards called Common Core have been adopted in more than 40 states, but according to a Phi Delta Kappa (PDK)/Gallup poll released Wednesday,

A matter of seeing

A matter of seeing

By Marvin Olasky
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Education | Christian schooling is about much more than behavior or information

Public school @ home

By Daniel James Devine
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Back to School | Online charter schools are growing, with growing pains

Lone Star laboratory

By Amy McCullough
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Back to School | Texas is likely the next school choice frontier

Portland public

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Back to School | Seeking the peace of a very liberal city by helping to rejuvenate a deteriorating school

New Orleans’ charter school experiment

By Emily Scheie
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Education | Nine years ago this month, Hurricane Katrina swept through New Orleans. Though it brought destruction, it also brought an opportunity for change. In the years…

Parents’ voices heard in sex ed textbook controversy

By Mary Jackson
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Education | UPDATE (Friday, Aug. 15, 9:45 a.m.): The Fremont, Calif., school board voted 3-2 Wednesday night to not use Your Health Today in ninth grade health classes and…

‘Readiness’ for what?

‘Readiness’ for what?

By Janie B. Cheaney
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Education | Thinking critically about Common Core

 
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