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Addressing the Issues Facing the American Public Education System

Posted on December 11, 2017 in Public Education Public Education Systems

Students in the American public schools are not getting the quality educations they so deserve. While there is an alternative to private education, the highest percentage of the American children rely on public schools. The truth is that our students rank behind most of the 35 industrialized nations. We are lagging behind especially when it […]

Charter Schools Are Not Held Up To The Same Construction Standards As Traditional Schools

Posted on December 8, 2017 in Education Public Education Public Education Systems

There are strict guidelines put in place for how public school buildings are constructed. These guidelines exist so that buildings are safe to be in under a variety of circumstances. For example, in the state of California, public school buildings are supposed to be constructed to meet certain guidelines that ensure that they are safe […]

The Future of Public Education – How Should it Be?

Posted on December 5, 2017 in Education Education News Public Education Public Education Systems

A recent article on Forbes about Public Education Vs. Public Schooling brought out a lot of insight on the difference between the two. Most people assume that the two are synonymous and yet schooling just happens to be one method of education. Once we separate mass schooling from public education , we won’t be stuck […]

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Will failing pension systems throughout the United States sink public education?

Posted on November 17, 2017 in Public Education Public Education Systems Public Schooling

Throughout the United States, there is a silent epidemic sweeping the nation. Many of the states’ public teacher pension funds are facing serious shortfalls in their funding levels. While unions and the politicians – usually Democratic but with a significant fraction of Republicans as well – pander to the teachers and continue promising undeliverable benefits, […]

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Bad Politicians, Teachers’ Unions and Unrealistic Projections May Sink Public Education

Posted on November 15, 2017 in Education Public Education Public Education in America Public Education Systems Public Schooling

All across the United States, demographic changes, along with years of irresponsible fiscal policy, are combining to create a perfect storm that may herald the end of the public education system of the United States as it currently exists. Although there are many serious problems facing the U.S. public education system today, one of the […]

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Could Bad Actuarial Projections End Public Education In the United States?

Posted on November 14, 2017 in Public Education Public Education Systems Public Schooling

The American public school system has never been in worse shape. Between declining standardized test scores, worsening graduation rates and rapidly fleeing middle-class students, who are increasingly turning to charter schools, the public education system of the United States could fairly be described as being in a state of crisis. Now, the state of Kentucky […]

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Texas Teachers Hold Protest

Posted on August 7, 2017 in Education Public Education Public Education Systems Teachers Protest Texans for Public Education

The public education systems across the United States are very complicated systems. The public school systems are tasked with educating students to ensure they are able to advance to higher education and be valuable members of society. While teachers and school officials have a very hard job in doing this, they often are not provided […]

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