Politics

Stuyvesant High School

Is Mayor de Blasio an Anti-Asian Bigot?

“Though New York City has one of the most segregated schools systems in the country,...

Politics

Gettysburg College

Let the Colleges Die

At a symposium in May, Harvard Business School professor Clayton Christensen predicted tha...

Education

Walter Reed Middle School

Race/Off

In the 1997 film Face/Off, Cage and Travolta swap faces. Welcome to L.A. 2017, where paren...

Education

Emerson Hall, Harvard University

Not Affirmative Enough

Affirmative action privileges for blacks and (to a lesser extent) Hispanics have been a ne...

Politics

Chicago Hope

In Chicago, the kids aren"€™t all right. Graduation rates within its public schools wer...

Education

What if Charles Murray Is Right?

The extraordinary decline in the cost of sequencing a whole human genome, from $10 million...

Education

Trump U

Donald Trump is not the most scholarly American, but he could do education a bit of good. ...

Education

Crevasses in the Classroom

Where are racial gaps in school test scores worst? Ironically, where liberals are most dom...

Politics

Marco Rubio

A Campus Crock

To the average observer, the ongoing fight for the Republican presidential nomination is e...

Education

Higher Learning at an All-Time Low

Vermont senator Bernie Sanders is nipping at Hillary Clinton's two-inch heels in the race ...

Education

Obama’s Next Useless Subsidy

As if the country weren"€™t full of enough petulant, overgrown children. President Obam...

Politics

Doublethink v. SCOTUS

Last Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court decided by a 6-2 margin that the 2006 Michigan voter-...

Politics

The War on Discipline

Since the 1960s we have spent trillions to uplift the bottom. All nostrums, whether libera...

Politics

Teachers R Dum

My daughter recently received a Post-it note on her homework that read, “Your [sic] ...