Programs to prevent or lower rates of bullying are often ineffective for a variety of reasons. This article discusses ways anti-bullying programs fail children in the United States.
The Obamas are no stranger to giving commencement addresses. They are scheduled to deliver virtual addresses to high school and college graduates of 2020.
Gay-Straight Alliances exist to give kids a safe space. Outing them to parents, even for the simple reason of joining the club as an ally, is unsafe.
Public education is meant to impose conformity on the young and to give the state power over them. However, the purpose of free education is to empower the individual.
Going back to a curriculum that's two decades old is not fair to our kids.
Is there any place for intelligent design or creationism in science classrooms?
Don't add a handgun - and its safety issues - to a teacher's already substantial list of duties and things to remember.
A meditation on arming teachers from a teacher's perspective.
Why it is important for Schools to teach less about technology and more about marketability, skills and humanity.
The United States educational system is extremely flawed and it crushes creativity on an unimaginable scale.
Hazelwood v. Kuhlmeier displays a Supreme Court Case where students' opinions were censored by school authorities due to supposed inappropriate content.
Human beings tend to repeat actions throughout history, maybe some basis of fact can be formed to bring those tendencies to a place allowing some measure of predictability, & providing a good defense.
This paper analyzes the effect of a dynamic and rigorous religious education program on tolerance and national cooperation in Nigeria. To be specific, it identifies the training of religious educators
After reading an article about a teacher who was encouraging her students through their fear of standardized yearly testing, I decided, as a parent, to write my own opinion about it.
Leaders in educational systems must evaluate how the systems themselves have contributed to and perpetuated the achievement gap, especially for children of color from low-income environments.
American public schools are much less sheltered nowadays than they were in the previous century. Single-gender schooling would provide a better learning environment than co-educational schooling.
This article provides an overview of the British educational system from primary school to university, which by explanation aims to highlight some fundamental differences between the UK and USA.
In Nevada, a school board candidate proposes the unthinkable: Stop public funding for K-12 football. With U.S. academics lagging, should dollars still be diverted from classroom to gridiron?
A look at the importance of representation and diversification in the educational literary cannon
Under the files of "What in the actual HELL are they thinking?" a Texas lawmaker spells trouble for teachers, parents and most especially kids.
An extensive essay looking at the unemployment problem for US college graduates even in 2016. This was written to raise awareness of an extremely important issue in our time!