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Are your kids learning to think critically?

Thomas Lickona | 16 November 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: critical thinking skills, education

We should all know how to YouTube

Denyse O'Leary | 15 Sep 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: education, new media, YouTube

The end of single-sex higher education

Kelsey Paff | 11 August 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: education, single sex schooling, transgenderism
All-female colleges have caved into pressure to admit transgender women.

Math profs devastate social media “popularity”

Denyse O'Leary | 18 Jul 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: education, Internet use, social media, teens

Let’s not abandon the humble lecture quite yet

Michael Cowling and Cris Brack | 16 July 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: education, technology use
Is a 'flipped' classroom really better?

The red and blue of family stability

Carolyn Moynihan | 16 June 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: education, family values, marriage culture

Will there still be science in 2020?

Denyse O'Leary | 6 Jun 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: education, philosophy, science

How smart is it to allow students to use phones at school?

Richard Murphy and Louis-Philippe Beland | 14 May 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: cell phones, education, mobile phones, smartphones

An education is a terrible thing to waste

Kevin Ryan | 16 April 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: careers, college, education
Too many Americans are wasting precious years and vast amounts of cash acquiring a college education.

Ignore the fads: teachers should teach and students should listen

Greg Ashman | 09 April 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: education, teaching
Could we get over our problem with authority, please?

South Korean education ranks high, but it’s the kids who pay

David Santandreu Calonge | 31 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: child wellbeing, education, happiness, Korea
The intense pressure to succeed in Korea is taking its financial and social toll.

The making of men

Francis Phillips | 18 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: education, John Henry Newman, UK, university
Few people have known more about how to develop the character of youth than Cardinal Newman.

School choice: raising the bar for children

Carine Martinez-Gouhier | 06 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: education, school choice, USA
How this looks at private school and a charter school in Washington DC, and a charter school in Texas.

Librarian: The Internet doesn’t harm the good student, but it makes the poor student worse

Denyse O'Leary | 3 Mar 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: education, Internet use, media literacy

Playing video games is a road to poverty

Denyse O'Leary | 20 Feb 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: education, social media, social policy

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