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Parenting 2.0: Raising A Compassionate, Innovative Citizen Of The World, Not The 'Next Steve Jobs

Homa Sabet Tavangar | Posted 06.23.2012 | Home
Homa Sabet Tavangar

As we are duking it out in a new round of "mommy wars," Tony Wagner advises us to let them play. And keep it simple.

The Global Search for Education: A Look at a Finnish School

C. M. Rubin | Posted 01.01.2012 | Education
C. M. Rubin

If you thought you knew everything about the remarkable transformation of Finland's schools from mediocre to one of the top performing school systems in the world, think again.

Celebrating Teachers in a National Climate of Teacher Bashing

Lori Day | Posted 09.20.2011 | Education
Lori Day

For me, the summer has been tainted by the collective demonization of some of the most passionate, caring, and hard-working professionals we have in this country.

Cooperation Not Competition: Finland's Model For Education Success

C. M. Rubin | Posted 08.01.2011 | Education
C. M. Rubin

"The Finns had a crisis," professor Tony Wagner explains. Starting with the principle that cooperation is a key pillar of success, the Finns revised their educational framework.