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On January 8, 2002, President George W. Bush signed No Child Left Behind into law. NCLB, as it was known, is the worst federal education legislation ever passed by Congress. It was punitive, harsh, stupid, ignorant about pedagogy and...
In 1868 Japan embarked on the Meiji period, which led its previously isolated society to modernize and have a much greater connection with the wider world. This period delivered fundamental changes to the country’s social structure, economy, foreign relations...
(CNN)Imagine walking along the rim of an active volcano or seeing ancient Roman ruins come to life before your eyes.These days, you don't necessarily have to imagine.A wave of new edtech companies are using virtual reality to bring...
Social media advertising is a must if you’re looking to reach a new, targeted audience—fast. Of course it can be scary to move from an organic social strategy to putting real money on the table. So, it’s important to understand...
DC Circuit Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh has been nominated for the position of Supreme Court Justice, and on this occasion I think it warranted that we revisit in detail the sound intellectual thrashing this man suffered at the...
New York City open-source maker startup LittleBits began to lay off staff last month, TechCrunch has learned. The loss of jobs comes as the company looks to shift more focus toward the K-12 market. Education-specific offerings have...
Teachers have long supplemented their incomes by tutoring. And there’s perhaps never been a better, or easier, time to do it than right now.  The reason: China-based online education companies are in an apparent race with each other...
There have never been more boulevards available for marketing than there are these days--TV, radio, billboards, website ads, social media, and so on. But even with all these channels to choose from, 80% of marketers concur email marketing remains...
Washington (CNN)The White House wants to merge the Education and Labor departments into one federal agency as part of a larger plan to restructure the government.President Donald Trump's expected proposal is a long shot since reorganizing the government will...
The White House will reportedly soon propose a plan to merge the Departments of Labor and Education. According to The Wall Street Journal, the Trump administration will make the plan public on Thursday. The reorganization would likely require congressional...