Last Tuesday was my first week of field trips with children from the Clarke County School District (CCSD) in Athens, Georgia. These lovely ladies are UGA undergraduates from the elementary education program who I supervised today as they worked with CCSD visiting kindergarteners. 1,013 more words
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(KCBS) — Once a soundbite or buzz phrase escapes into the wild, it’s pretty tough to shove it back into its cage.
Latest example: “Silicon Valley men with a bachelor’s degree earn 60% more than women with the same degree.” 304 more words
Reason: Hit & Run: Peter Suderman: "How President Obama's 529 Tax Plan Proves The Welfare State is Doomed"
I don’t agree with libertarian Professor Milton Friedman on everything as a Liberal myself. 370 more words
A strong trend in higher education today is to sell education as workforce development. I saw this at the college where I used to teach, which was unsurprising given that the college started as a technical institute in a conservative area. 663 more words