Is this a model for serious education reform? Theodore Richards and The Chicago Wisdom Project.
The School District of Philadelphia’s longstanding lack of oversight and its inability to generate revenue has caused Philadelphia’s education crisis.
At the end of another school year, let us acknowledge the nobility of educators. Teachers are our catchers in the rye.
Michael Carley has some thoughts for students about to make the transition from one life to another.
I want other people to know that young men with Down Syndrome are just like other guys. We have the same kind of hopes and dreams.
Erin Kelly, a writer with cerebral palsy, reflects on her experience as a disabled student, and the striking increase of young people who aren’t getting the education they deserve.
Teach for America corp member, Martin Byrne, discovers his true potential with the help of 40 Cleveland students.
This past Sunday marked the premier of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, a show that hopes to spark a new generation of explorers with a hunger for knowledge.
The government could use what it spends to make college more affordable to make public university free.
When kids don’t want to be nice to each other, they have their own euphemistic way of going about it. Here’s a guide.
A Holocaust exhibit in The Hall of Tolerance is one way Carl Bosch’s school is changing the world one student at a time.
His parents introduced him to horses when he was just a year old and he’s been around them ever since.
When his pregnant wife decided that she didn’t want to take elaborate maternity photos, an expecting father decided he didn’t want to miss out on the experience. The result is HILARIOUS.
One of those memes that we hope will go megaviral.
It doesn’t matter that the giggles may not have been directed at him. Tony Posnanski shares a powerful moment in his recovery from food addiction.
The legendary film critic Roger Ebert is remembered in the documentary ‘Life Itself’. You will also remember this fantastic review of the film by Eric Shapiro.
Sun up to midnight, Brian Rutter is a work at home dad.
Kozo Hattori explores the intersection of compassion and discipline.
Author Bruce Fabricant reminisces on his Little League play, while lamenting youth sports culture of today.
Not sure how to succeed in the single life? James Michael Sama has a few tips for you.
Using the challenging yet intensely musical ghazal form, Scott Wiggerman takes us inside the mind of a man questioning his relationship.
It might be useful to make an actual list. Then it might be useful to get rid of everything not on the list.
You’ve been there… you probably know it well.
Charles Orlando calls out the folks who say that some guys are just born cheaters who can’t help themselves.
Thomas Fiffer shares a single, simple pitfall that happy people avoid.
Bob Marrow could not talk about his son’s death for 25 years.