Depressed about the economy? Concerned about education in the US? Then you don’t want to check out this chart from the New York Times. It’s
I hope I’m not being a stubborn old lady when I say I’m concerned about the apparent trend away from teaching cursive handwriting in schools.
Last night I had NBC Nightly News on as background noise until this segment caught my attention. With apologies for not knowing how to edit
English grammar, usage, and pronunciation as taught by the major news networks: Efforting: As in, “They are efforting to get people out of there before
I just saw Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, on CNN. She was being interviewed about President Obama’s “Race to the Top”
Historically, Massachusetts has been a bastion of liberalism, but providing free condoms for grade school students? Without informing their parents? Without parents being able to
When my son mentioned eggcorns and I didn’t know what he was talking about, I had to go find the website. I couldn’t let him
I was channel surfing this evening and came across a story on Nightline about something called “unschooling,” a theory of “education” espoused by a woman