Education: More than a decade after US ‘school reform’ was ‘failed’

By MELISSA RAYMORE-RANDALLThe US Department of Education has said it will no longer accept funding for any educational assistance provided to students under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) due to the recent changes to the law.The Education Department, which provides $1.5 trillion to the US education system, said on Thursday it would no longer receive federal funds for […]

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Education is key to preventing child sexual abuse

Child sexual abuse and child exploitation are both preventable.They are both the result of poorly thought-out policies and programs, the failure to educate children, and inadequate programs that have a high correlation with a lack of protection and care.They also result from the fact that we are not equipped to prevent them.But education is the most effective tool we have […]

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How to get the most out of your child’s college experience

I love college, but I also love college.The more I’ve learned about it, the more I love it.But the problem with my college experience, which I now feel obligated to live up to, is that I’m not a great teacher.I can’t stand to teach my students anything that doesn’t have to be a real skill.I have an entire book of […]

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