Solutions to the education dispute in British Columbia
September 9, 2014 |
The government and the BC Teachers Federation (union) are at an impasse, according to veteran mediator Vince Ready. The problem in BC reflects a growing divide between public se...
The Conversation Precedes Us
September 5, 2014 |
There were times when people would give children large doses of morphine just to calm them down; rub mercury into cuts as a way of healing; and even bathe themselves in urine ...
New Cardus Education Survey to be released
September 4, 2014 |
The newest collection of U.S. data for the esteemed Cardus Education Survey will be released next week.
The release will take place at the CUNY Institute for Education Policy a...
The Haunting Presence of Time in Linklater’s Boyhood
August 26, 2014 |
There’s a sadness that runs through Richard Linklater’s recent film Boyhood, one that’s hard to put your finger on. Shot over twelve years—yes, twelve years!—t...