Can Public Education as We Know it Survive?

Americans are now confronted with two radically different visions of public education. Which vision ultimately prevails will go a long way toward determining the quality of the education available to future generations of children. Read the full article at Huff Post Education.
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A Call for New College Songs

Gimme an M!       M! Gimme an O!       O! Gimme another O!     O! Gimme a C!                 C! What have we got?  MOOC! Cornell Far above Cayuga’s waters with its waves of blue, website like this Stand our noble M-O-O-Cs, advice glorious to view....
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Class Matters. Why Won’t We Admit It?

Durham, cheap N.C. NO one seriously disputes the fact that students from disadvantaged households perform less well in school, on average, than their peers from more advantaged backgrounds. But rather than confront this fact of life head-on, our policy makers mistakenly continue to reason that,...
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Globalization — What It Means for Colleges and Students

Via the Atlantic: The author of America’s best-selling college guides tells all: how rankings fail students, page why tuition won’t stop climbing at Ivy League schools, and what parents don’t understand about the admissions process. What’s the one thing parents don’t understand about the application...
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What People Don’t Understand About Admissions

Via the Atlantic: The author of America’s best-selling college guides tells all: how rankings fail students, page why tuition won’t stop climbing at Ivy League schools, and what parents don’t understand about the admissions process. What’s the one thing parents don’t understand about the application...
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Interview with Edward on ABC 7 Chicago

Gimme an M!       M! Gimme an O!       O! Gimme another O!     O! Gimme a C!                 C! What have we got?  MOOC! Cornell Far above Cayuga’s waters with its waves of blue, website like this Stand our noble M-O-O-Cs, advice glorious to view....
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