High school students need to consider community college where they can acquire marketable skills without going into debt.

Parents of all races will do just about anything to get their children in good schools, even if that means breaking the law.

Although teachers are not federal employees, they are not totally safe from the effects of the Holman Rule.

Spending billions on out-of-school factors will result in better school performance.

The vast majority of black and Hispanic parents demand school choice.

It is impossible to maintain the typical five-class-a-day schedule for years on end without running the risk of burnout.

Grants of $20,000 to recruit teachers in high-demand subjects may not pan out as expected.

In an attempt to diversify the student body, elite high schools will undermine the excellence of their curriculum.

It's time to investigate the Bureau of Indian Education for allowing scandalous educational conditions to persist.

It's time for young people to get real about their future by examining the actual job market.

The opinions expressed in Walt Gardner's Reality Check are strictly those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinions or endorsement of Editorial Projects in Education, or any of its publications.

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