As we wade into 2018, I thought I'd give my not-so-famed prognostication skills a spin. Here's my best guess at eight education stories we just may be reading in the year ahead.
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January 04, 2018
January 02, 2018
In 2018, I resolve to speak my mind while recognizing that plenty of smart, thoughtful, informed people are inevitably going to see things differently.
December 26, 2017
With 2017 about to go in the books, it seems a propitious time to take a moment and reflect on the "best" of RHSU from the past year.
December 21, 2017
In the spirit of the holidays, I reminded Santa that one of the nice things about education is that precious few people really are "against the kids." And that's nice.
July 07, 2017
I can't help thinking that the center has come undone, in no small part, because mainstream, time-tested, once uncontroversial conservative sentiments have been labeled offensive by the same voices who wonder what happened to the responsible right.
June 27, 2017
Mitchell Chester, the longtime Massachusetts Commissioner of Education, a good man, and a true friend, passed away Monday evening. I'll always remember his passion for doing.
February 13, 2017
A simple Rorschach test to gauge how far apart we really are in determining what constitutes ideological bias in education scholarship.
December 29, 2016
As we look ahead to the dawn of a new year, here are seven things to keep in mind for 2017.
December 27, 2016
With 2016 about to go in the books, it seems a propitious time to take a moment and reflect on the "best" of RHSU from the past year.
November 24, 2016
Since it's Thanksgiving week, I figured it might be a nice chance to dwell a bit on the teachable moment we find ourselves in by re-running a few columns that kind of got brushed away at the time, but might register more fully now—and that might help encourage some to perhaps give a second thought to the underappreciated blessings of federalism, limited government, and executive restraint.