One step forward, two steps back in Maryland

The influence of a single industry seems to be swaying policy makers to introduce changes in the school calendar at a time when national leaders are calling for more and [...]

November 28th, 2016|

Education for the ‘us first’ crowd

Now that Election Day has come and gone, my reckoning on the 2016 presidential campaign is underway. Putting aside Donald Trump’s historic upset over Hillary Clinton, the issue I have [...]

October 25th, 2016|

The children are watching

The adult antics in the political arena are shaping the attitudes of this country’s future voters and participants in the process. Neither of the leading presidential candidates has said much [...]

September 30th, 2016|

Academic emphasis may not be enough for Americans

New PDK poll suggests the time may be right to infuse academics with more career-readiness. If there was ever a summer of discontent, this year has brought it forth. Much [...]

August 31st, 2016|