The Iowa Department of Education released revised standards for the state’s voluntary pre-K program, but skeptics point out studies show no long-term benefits.
Shane Vander Hart grades Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Gary Johnson and Jill Stein on education policy as it relates to local & parental control and choice.
The U.S. Departments of Education & Health and Human Services recently released a draft statement on family engagement that reeks of big government.
Pasi Sahlberg discusses why Finland’s education system is among one of the best in the world and American education reformers haven’t learned these lessons.
(Watchdog.org) Nebraska City, NE – “I don’t apologize.” That’s the short and long of it from State Sen. Bill Kintner of Papillion. But Kintner, who recently talked about stopping “homosexual bills” and the “bad behavior” of those on social programs, said that he could have stated his positions “more artfully.” Kintner’s comments, which were first […]
Child Psychologist Dr. Megan Koschnick Criticizes Common Core Standards for K-3 as Age and Developmentally Inappropriate.
President Obama’s State of the Union address previewed futher federal reach into early childhood education, STEM Initiatives, and standards.
There is another set of concerns about the health care that I haven’t really seen discussed much (probably because its a 1,000 pages plus long and there is a lot to discuss). The Home School Legal Defense Association did take note of how H.R. 3200 or “America’s Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009” In a […]