Commentary: Critical thinking, a needed nutrition to resist the virus of falsehoods

Deliberate online falsehoods (DOFs), also known as disinformation and fake news, is a problem that has again drawn the attention of the Singapore public. Last...

Program gives Mankato students a head start in manufacturing careers

At MTU Onsite Energy, East High School senior Ethan Dempster is mounting control panels, installing radiators and trying almost every other job on the...

Why 4 Students, Graduates Chose Their Colleges

Why I picked Southern Methodist University (Dallas) Greg Guggenmos, '18 Southern Methodist University provides students incredible opportunities to apply what they're learning. I was accepted to the...

Schools Test Personalized Learning for Students

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — In an age plagued with addiction, economic disparity and mental illness, where technology is advancing faster every day, professionals say...

Omaha Superintendent Hosts Town Hall Seeking Students’ Ideas

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Public Schools' new superintendent held a town hall-style meeting to learn about students' concerns and ideas, from ACT scores,...

Opinion | Clashes between journalists and advocates remind us why communication is king

Finding a fresh perspective in undiscussed territory is breeding grounds for a great story. Last year at the Cincinnati Enquirer, journalists Kate Murphy and...

How NAPLAN could assess creativity and critical thinking

NAPLAN testing starts this week. With calls for a review, many education experts are calling the Future of NAPLAN into question. In this series,...

USFSM brings critical thinking, technology to classrooms

SARASOTA — With one finger tap on an interactive, 3D computer screen, students at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee can bring a virtual...

SELF EXPLANATORY Christian Picciolini I was a white supremacist. One year after Charlottesville, I’m...

Despite modern America having made some progress addressing the vast abuses and injustices of our past, the darkness of white supremacy that has been...

Weathersbee: Collierville’s new high school is a step towards educating kids for an innovation...

From the outside, people could easily mistake the new Collierville High School for a university campus. That is, until they see the facade that says it's a high school. Then, when they...

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U.S. Secretary of Education coming to Bay District Schools

The U.S. Secretary of Education will be in Panama City Monday. Secretary Betsy DeVos and Congressman Neal Dunn will visit Cedar Grove, which has been...

DHS plans to use credit-scores to judge who may become a citizen

The US Department of Homeland Security has published a new proposed rule that would make people ineligible for US citizenship if their credit-scores were poor. Notionally, the...

Black Teachers Improve Outcomes for Black Students

BLACK STUDENTS WHO HAVE just one black teacher in elementary school are more likely to graduate and more likely to enroll in college – and...

Scuttlebiz: What if Georgia’s low education ‘ranking’ is wrong?

The most complex obstacle to attracting talented professionals from other states to work in metro Augusta’s burgeoning cybersecurity industry is actually quite simple. They think...

Americans who find meaning in these four areas have higher life satisfaction

Discovering where people find meaning in life is a challenging task. One way is to give them an opportunity to write, in their own...