Get Tough on Crime, Not Kids

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Dr. Kwame Brown explains why violent crime is significantly less likely when we give children proper care, resources, food and guidance.

Front-Loading Change: Why Scott Walker is so Wrong (or Maybe Right?)

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If our assumption is that education is supposed to benefit children, then Scott Walker is wrong. But maybe he’s working under different assumptions.

Rahm Emanuel’s Big Win

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Rahm Emanuel’s reelection as Mayor of Chicago shows the limits of much of modern progressive politics.

Connect Four To Solve Education

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Administrators, teachers, parents, and kids

Why We Suck at Praise

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We say the words, but do we really understand the meaning?

Judge Scott Walker On His Record, Not His Education

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Should a college degree be a necessary prerequisite to being president, or is a degree unnecessary?

5 Things Our Education System Needs To Start Teaching… For The Sake of America

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Matthew Rozsa wonders if the American education system is producing good citizens.

Every Child is Special Needs

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What is missing in the equation for classifying a child?

Relaxing Zero Tolerance in Schools Could be Obama’s Boldest Civil Rights Reform

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Can President Obama break the school-to-prison pipeline? Paul Thomas investigates.

The Coming Democratic Battle Over Education Reform

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Forget financial regulations or the NSA, the biggest division in the Democratic Party in the future will probably be over education reform.

What Americans Could Achieve if We Banded Together Like We Did to Deport Justin Bieber

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Too often we assume our politicians know or care what we care about. “We the People” have spoken. Can we get a redo?

Will Teaching Require Hazard Pay? One Teacher’s Confession.

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The fear of school shootings has forced one teacher to quit the profession she loves most.