The Education Fix

The Education Fix

Our schools are failing, but herein lies a few remedies to the decline of education.

7 Simple Ways to Cut Your College Costs

How to get the most bang for your educational buck

Maybe You Only Need to Be Good at One Thing

I have a problem with GPA and other overall evaluations

Should Homework Be Abolished?

The French President proposes banning homework. Is he right?

Reform American Education - Reform America?

American education is declining as Americans disdain rationality.

Leading From the Ground Up: How To Transform U.S. Education

Here's the key to transforming U.S. education.

No Joking: Our Kids Are Failing Democracy 101

Reversing the decline in youth civic engagement.

Five Lessons from Salman Khan on the Future of Education

Five wisdom filled lessons from the world famous educator Sal Khan

Supporting Older Adolescents in Hard Economic Times

Adolescent independence can take longer to establish than in their parents' day

The Chemistry of Dogs and People

A "Take Your Dogs to Work Day" incident.

Dear Parent: Learn Why Your Kid Shouldn't Plagiarize

Does it hurt anyone if your child "borrows" an idea or two from the Internet?

Paths are Made By Walking

Rousing 2012 graduation speech at UPenn on unconventional but universal wisdom

Can You Measure an Education? Can You Define Life’s Meaning?

It's time to step back and think deeply about the purpose of education.