articles tagged: educational standards
the guardian to skeptics: think of the children!
# politics

the guardian to skeptics: think of the children!

If skeptics are trying to win hearts and minds, they need to remember that teaching kids real science and critical thinking can't be sidelined.

an example of really, really bad college advice
# education

an example of really, really bad college advice

As more Americans are rethinking the value of a college education, some humanities scholars are advocating not just more college, but the least employable majors possible.

improving education; you’re doing it wrong
# education

improving education; you’re doing it wrong

A small group of people claim there's a literacy crisis in America so they can lobby to make English spelling more phonetic.