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How Parents Are Changing the Way Their Kids are Educated

Posted on December 15, 2017 in Education Education News Public Education Systems

Gone are the days when kids were either sent to public school or private school with nothing in between. Now, you’ll find that a lot of parents are sending their kids to charter schools, military schools and homeschooling their children in order to benefit their education. The key to finding the best school for your […]

Education’s DeVos Throws Trump Team Under the School Bus

Posted on December 14, 2017 in Betsy DeVos Education Education News Public Education Public Education Systems

In a recent interview, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos placed the blame for her razor thin confirmation by the U.S. Senate squarely on the shoulders of President Trump and his transition team. “I think I was under-coached,” she said. Secretary DeVos accused Trump’s transition team of not providing her with a complete policy briefing in advance […]

Why More People are Considering Charter Schools

Posted on December 13, 2017 in Charter Schools Education Education News Public Education Public Education Systems

When it comes to sending your kids off to school, it can be difficult to feel confident in the public school system. Plus, you might find that you simply do not like the school near your home, which is the only public option available to your children. Because of this, a lot of people are […]

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The School System In New Orleans Needs Some Fixing

Posted on December 10, 2017 in Education Education News The School System

Some parents feel that the school system in New Orleans is not good enough, and that their children are not getting the proper care that they need. New Orleans’ school system is one of the lowest ranked in the country when it comes to achievement. This has especially been a huge problem ever since hurricane […]

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Why the Senate Should Expand the 529 Savings Program

Posted on December 9, 2017 in College Education Education Education News

As part of the tax plan that is going to the floor of the Senate and which will be decided upon by Senators, there should be a provision to help lower income and middle-income families save for public education on a tax-exempt basis. There should be a plan for expanding the 529 savings program. The […]

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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 […]

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American Museum of Natural History Seeks to Create Better Exhibits By Appealing to Senses

Posted on December 7, 2017 in American Museum of Natural History Education

The American Museum of natural history has set in place up to eleven interactive galleries that will make you feel your senses. That is a series of practical steps that will give you a different perception of the world around you. Man perceives the universe through the five senses. Anything outside the usual functioning mechanism […]

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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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Education at Stake in New Tax Bill

Posted on December 4, 2017 in Education Education News

The debate around public education will never end. There are many thoughts on what is best for the public education system in the United States. With the new tax bill in the Senate, many people are worried about the future of public education in the United States. If the bill is passed in the current […]

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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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