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Entries by Peter Meyer from 10/2011

More Evidence: The "Poor" Can Be Educated

| Posted 10.04.2011 | Education

We have to convince our educators that whether a kid wants to be a plumber or a lawyer, a soldier or a physicist, he or she should finish high school armed with enough knowledge to pursue any of those careers.

New Study on Student Discipline: Black Kids Take It on the Chin

| Posted 10.10.2011 | Education

As long as white people are writing the rules, interpreting them, and enforcing them, African Americans have something to worry about--and it's not segregation.

The Times Has It Right on ESEA Renewal: Just Say No!

| Posted 10.28.2011 | Education

It is past time to fix NCLB -- but it is not the time for retreat on the need to raise standards and hold educators accountable for student performance.