Browsing All posts tagged under »Education«

Don’t Believe the Hype, Schools Still Not Cut

October 14, 2010


At least not in Washington State. Multiple measures will be on the ballot on the state and local levels to send more money to school. After all, it’s a recession and we’re constantly told that schools have been cut. Yet, that’s not really the case. It is inaccurate to say that public funding of Seattle’s schools […]

Blog Freakout: Internet Panics Over Texas Curriculum Changes

March 16, 2010


I must admit I’m enjoying the great blog freak out of 2010. Left leaning blogs everywhere are up in arms over changes made to history curriculum by the Texas Board of Education. It doesn’t seem like the kind of world shattering changes that deserve such attention, most of the changes are actually quite sensible (and […]