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Education Gets Smart
Education Gets Smart
Stuff Learned Trumps Time Served in the Badger State

The key metric in education should be how much material students master, not how much time they spend in class.

Education Gets Smart
Surprise: Firing Bad Teachers Improves Student Performance, Study Says

The idea that all teachers should be teachers for life needs to be questioned more often.

Education Gets Smart
Stuff Learned, Not Time Served: High School Edition

Washington, DC gets in on the act, seeking to improve its high school dropout rates. Bravo!

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Terror in the Philippines

The Philippine president cut short his Russia trip to deal with a terrorist outbreak at home.

The Nork's Nukes

As North Korea’s missile progress proceeds apace, the U.S. is coming ever closer to a binary choice: war with North Korea or acceptance of its deterrent.

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A state-run insurance system would cost more than California spends on all other public services—education, police, pensions, and more—combined.

Energy Innovation

How close are renewables to a shale-like boom?

Department of Can-Kicking

So much for a breakthrough.

The Noose Tightens

As Putin heads to meet French President Emanuel Macron next week, his security services are interrogating a celebrated Cannes-winning director in Moscow.

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