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Love, Hope, and Evidence in Secondary Reading

Robert E. Slavin | Posted 01.05.2017 | Education
Robert E. Slavin

I am pleased to announce that our article reviewing research on effective secondary reading programs has just been posted on the Best Evidence Encyclo...

Time Passes. Will You?

Robert E. Slavin | Posted 11.17.2016 | Education
Robert E. Slavin

When I was in high school, one of my teachers posted a sign on her classroom wall under the clock: Time passes. Will you? Students spend a lot of...

Flawed Earthquake Report a Bullwhip On the Backs of Haitians

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 08.02.2011 | Home
Georgianne Nienaber

In this age of public relations ploys masquerading as news, and personal and political agendas disguised as newsworthy "leaks," it is imperative that readers, writers, and editors apply critical thinking before jumping onto the information bandwagon.

Spy vs. Spy As Hackers Square Off Over DC Dirty Tricks

Andrew Kreig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andrew Kreig

Famous political reporters typically voice bromides about public moods or trends without probing the arsenal of dirty tricks the pros can use to change public perceptions.

Bob Barr Blasts The GOP's "Conservative" Values

Edwin Rutsch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Edwin Rutsch

"We now have a government that calls itself conservative, yet believes it's OK to spy on citizens without a court order, that believes it's OK to detain people and never give them access to the courts."

Libertarians Nominate Ex-Republican Barr

Matt Simon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Matt Simon

This weekend in Denver Republican Congressman Bob Barr was chosen to head the "Strongest ticket in the history of the Libertarian Party," hoping to capitalize on the momentum of the "Ron Paul Revolution."