education

education



Resilience coach bullied by media for promoting resilience
Izzy Kalman | 24 June 2016
tags: bullying, media criticism, resilience
The anti-bullying media are the most egregious perpetrators of bullying.


The daycare generation now demands ‘safe spaces’ at university
Laura Perrins | 03 June 2016
tags: daycare, safe spaces, universities
It makes sense, if they missed out on 'comfort and home' as toddlers.


Was the Holocaust a case of bullying?
Izzy Kalman | 26 May 2016
tags: bullying, Holocaust
Some bullying experts are catastrophizing bullying and trivializing genocide


Teaching Muslim kids to ward off playground bullies
Izzy Kalman | 11 May 2016
tags: bullying, Muslim children, schools
How to deal with taunting, rumours and violence


A 6-year-old punched an 8-year-old and what happened next is sheer lunacy
Izzy Kalman | 02 May 2016
tags: bullying, USA
The wrong heads will roll for the folly of anti-bully psychology


Why the Renaissance man – and woman – is making a comeback
Lee Scott | 28 April 2016
tags: higher education, Leonardo da Vinci
For new breakthroughs to be made, we need multi-specialised lateral thinkers.


Rotten to the core? America’s new curriculum project
Peter Wood | 13 April 2016
tags: Common Core, education reform, utilitarianism
A seasoned educationist explains why the Common Core should be abandoned.


To be ‘A Speaker of Words and a Doer of Deeds’: literature and leadership
Drew Faust | 01 April 2016
tags: humanities, leadership, literature
Defending the humanities at West Point.


What we aren’t told about anti-bullying laws
Izzy Kalman | 16 March 2016
tags: anti-bullying, bullying, statistics
There is too much emphasis on statistics and not enough on substance.


What universities can learn from the three wise monkeys
James Schall SJ | 30 November 2015
tags: education, political correctness, truth
The truth hurts, so it will always be "offensive", says a political philosopher.


The end of single-sex higher education
Kelsey Long | 11 August 2015
tags: education, single sex schooling, transgenderism
All-female colleges have caved into pressure to admit transgender women.


Let’s not abandon the humble lecture quite yet
Michael Cowling and Cris Brack | 16 July 2015
tags: education, technology use
Is a 'flipped' classroom really better?


‘The happiest day of your life is never over’
Garry Kasparov | 25 May 2015
tags: commencement address, democracy, moral values, mothers
But first, listen to your mother, a chess champion tells new graduates.


An education is a terrible thing to waste
Kevin Ryan | 16 April 2015
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
tags: education, teaching
Could we get over our problem with authority, please?


Is there a problem with today’s youth? In a word: No.
Peter Smith | 11 March 2015
tags: politics, UK, youth
One of Britain's bright young politicians analyses her generation -- and gets it all wrong.


Unsolicited advice for young job seekers
Kevin Ryan | 29 January 2015
tags: employment, graduates
Of course it is “no problem”. You are getting paid to do it!


Factose intolerance
Cheryl Lowe | 19 December 2014
tags: education, philosophy
Why is the word "knowledge" missing in action in many educational documents?


10 life lessons from Navy Seal in charge of bin Laden raid
William H. McRaven | 26 May 2014
tags: commencement address, education, Navy SEALs
This may just be the best commencement address ever!


Who is running higher education?
Kevin Ryan | 23 May 2014
tags: higher education
The silly season of graduation ceremonies is a touchstone of the state of higher education in the US.


Chaos in Calgary
Maria Irizar | 22 May 2014
tags: alcohol, binge drinking, Canada, education
Like many other places, Alberta's finest university turns a blind eye to binge drinking. It's not a good idea.


Single sex schooling and gender theory
Andrew Mullins | 07 April 2014
tags: gender theory, single sex schooling
New research questions the advantage of separate schools for boys and girls and suggests they lead to role stereotyping.


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