Anti-bullying laws can both help and hurt students.
I went to a high-performing charter school to become a better teacher. Instead I learned how to silence and punish kids.
College may not be such a great idea after all.
School nutrition programs help reduce the risk of children developing obesity.
Overly-prescriptive curriculum and a maniacal focus on conformity can leave teachers feeling replaceable and stifled. Not to mention the students themselves…
Left-handedness is no longer seen as an abnormality.
Universities expose students to difference, providing them with a unique opportunity to learn from others.
Having high standards and expectations for students is one thing; punishing them with suspension for fidgeting is something entirely else.
It takes a village to raise a boy. We’d love to hear about a teacher who made a difference in your son’s life.
In many ways, prodigies look a lot like savants. They have the same preternatural abilities. They have the same prolific output.
Research shows that teachers are one of the main factors influencing a student’s learning outcomes.
Given the constant noise and interruption of our device-led lives, I expect the tiny house trend, and the simplicity it offers, to explode.
When it comes to a teacher’s love for a student, what kind of category is that love?
The problem with schools won’t be solved by aiming to make the students happy.
There’s simply too much stuff crossing our screens every waking moment of the day for us to check it all.
Reforming our public schools is one focus shift away