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By Robert Oliphant – My name is Bob and I write short articles about educational matters. Since the 99 percenters are complaining about college costs, I feel this one is worth a second look.
Tom Watkins – A line from George Bernard Shaw’s 1903 play, “Man and Superman,” captures the essence of what is brewing in America today: “The reasonable man adapts himself to… Read more
In California, teenagers must get permission from their parents to go to a tanning salon – but they can get abortions without their parents knowing.
One teacher told her bosses she was caring for her ailing mother in Ohio – when in fact she was romancing an Italian boyfriend outside Rome. Another doctored… Read more
High schoolers struggling in math know failure has life-long consequences – Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011 | 2:01 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Judging by the looks on their faces, they may as well have been seated in midday detention rather than a test prep session, two dozen students gathered in… Read more
Echo Lau drove to Whitney High School on a recent Monday evening to pick up her kids. She left with dinner. The student parking lot at the Cerritos… Read more
Randy Turner – It pains me to say this, but from everything I have been reading Sen.Tom Harkin’s plan — and every other plan to revise No… Read more