Category Archives: Education news

Trump’s Education Cuts Are Smart

END THE DEPT. OF EDUCATION Dr. Ron Paul, author of The School Revolution, commented on Trump’s proposed education cuts: President Trump proposes cutting the budget of the Department of Education by $9 billion: from $68 billion to $59 billion. The department should be shut … Continue reading

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Exclusive Test Data: Many Colleges Fail to Improve Critical-Thinking Skills – WSJ

Results of a standardized measure of reasoning ability show many students don’t improve much over four years—even at some flagship schools, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis of nonpublic results. Freshmen and seniors at about 200 colleges across the … Continue reading

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Accredited college hires prof that denies the historicity of Jesus, suspends Christian student

Accredited private Rollins College in Florida suspended a Christian student for disagreeing with his Muslim professor over the historicity of Jesus. Rollins College is accredited by the regional accreditation agency SACS (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools), which is itself … Continue reading

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Higher education censorship of journalists and criticism

Another university has managed to stop Milo’s visit to campus through last-minute raise of security fees. This is due to Milo’s astute criticisms of certain political and social regressive ideologies to which some universities administrations and faculty have shown to … Continue reading

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Education System Broken: Let’s Try ‘Ed-Exit’ – Ron Paul Liberty Report

A centrally planned education system can no more meet the unique needs of every child than a centrally planned economic system can meet the unique needs of every worker and consumer…. The centralization and politicization of education is rooted in the … Continue reading

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Today’s educators out of touch with history and reality

To the editor of University World News: I already unsubscribed from PIE News and Inside Higher Ed. You’re next, University World News. The articles contained in your news letter that tend to portray nationalism and statehood in a negative light, … Continue reading

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8 Reasons that today’s high school is poor preparation for today’s college

Originally posted on Granted, and…:
I’m working hard on my next literacy post: Meanwhile, this occurred to me on my walk just now, after pondering recent chats with my two kids who are currently in college: The schedule. No college has…

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