‘We the People’ is at risk: Why America needs civics education

Fox News – Jonathan Johnson “Most are familiar with the “Jaywalking” quizzes Jay Leno regularly did on the streets of Universal Studios. They often included American civics questions. The answers were often laughably pathetic. Unfortunately, they are...

Education: Getting Your Kids Back on School Schedule

WSFA 12 – Judd Davis “The countdown is on. School is near. Kids are clinging to every last second of summer. Some parents may be ready for them to head back to class. So how do we get the kids ready for the back to school schedule? It starts with getting...

It’s never too late to learn a second language: Lloyd E. Sheaffer

Penn Live – Lloyd E. Sheaffer “Our preparations have always included learning a few courtesy phrases in the languages of the places we have visited as a sign of respect for our hosts–not to mention that at our advancing ages it is imperative to know...

Former Astronaut Helps Students Explore Mars Through STEM

New Jersey Institute of Technology – Shydale James ” For the ninth consecutive year, NJIT hosted the ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp, an all-inclusive residential program founded by NASA astronaut and physician Dr. Bernard Harris Jr. The...

In God We Trust; All Others Bring Data

Education Next – Andy Smarick “I had an economics professor in grad school who told us that every civilized household should use the most recent edition of the “Statistical Abstract of the United States” as a coffee table book. For one hundred thirty...