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K-12 Blues
K-12 Blues
Foreign Students Say U.S. High School Classes Are Absurdly Easy

Teenagers from abroad overwhelmingly think that American schools demand less of them than schools in their home countries.

K-12 Blues
Pensions Punish Teachers Who Switch Careers

More blue model retrenchment in the public sector.

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More Chaos at Chicago Public Schools

When Chicago parents got confirmation this morning that their children’s school was canceled for the day, some of them may have hoped it was an April Fools’ stunt by clever students. Alas, it wasn’t.

K-12 Blues
Hillary Moves Left on Education Reform

Clinton has been increasingly adopting a status-quo, teachers union line, calling her status as an education reformer into question.

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Why Is No One Paying Attention to This Roaring Educational Success?

The International Baccalaureate system created stunningly good outcomes at thirteen low-income Chicago high schools. Why aren’t similar schools following suit?

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Security of Supply

Not much, it turns out.

fighting the future

Some creative Italians have found a way to beat their country’s job-destroying Euro woes—and the powers that be have immediately organized to crush it.

the Supremes

A nuclear response would be necessary to save the Supreme Court as an institution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

More wages from Obama’s vaunted Pivot to Asia.

Golden State Blues

California’s high-end housing market is one of the most attractive for America’s rich. The market for starter homes? Not so much.

good causes & bad advocates

The organization’s reckless and misleading use of its imprimatur is poisonous for public debate.

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