Tag Archives: Education

Texas GOP platform on Critical Thinking

The Texas GOP has some curious things to say about education (via TPM): Controversial Theories – We support objective teaching and equal treatment of all sides of scientific theories. We believe theories such as life origins and environmental change should … Continue reading

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Shopworn Panaceas

A frequent question among our chattering classes is whether our children is learning.  The answer seems to be no, they isn't.  What would explain that?  George Will has the answer: Moynihan also knew that schools cannot compensate for the disintegration … Continue reading

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