School

Is Obedience more important than Creativity?

Companies want creative people.  Are schools helping produce creative kids?

What’s Missing in the Lives of School Shooters?

Do we need to recognize the role absent fathers play in these tragedies?

Should U.S. Students Get More Exercise and Playtime Like Those in Finland?

Play is a natural desire for kids, after all.

Manners Minute: Making Cleanliness a Priority

Here are several hygiene manners to encourage your children to practice in order to keep themselves and those around them as healthy as possible this school year!

Character Education: Should More Schools Be Providing It?

The general public seems to believe so.

Studies Find That Recess is a Good Thing

This fall, children in Orange County, Florida schools will be having a pleasant re-addition to their school day: recess.

Are Gifted and Talented Students Being Left Behind?

In our efforts to get students caught up, are we squelching the abilities and interests of our best and brightest students?

5 Picture Reminders That America’s Public Schools Used to be Religious

Several indications showing that public schools were not always as secular in nature as we might think.

Secrets of a Successful Charter School

One of the top education stories of 2014 revolved around New York Mayor Bill De Blasio’s attempt to shut down several Success Academy Charter Schools. People across the nation – including New York’s governor – spoke out against the move...

Our Future Voters

According to the Wall Street Journal, the fact that American kids are increasingly inept in the area of civics education is a crying shame.