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10 Advantages to Public Education

Public schools are far from perfect, but they still offer significant benefits to the students that attend their classrooms every day. We’ll list a …

Education

Testing is Hurting Creativity in Classrooms

<i>RCEd Commentary</i><p>Every year, millions of students across the country begin the school year knowing they have to take standardized exams in the spring. …

How to Break Free of Our 19th-Century Factory-Model Education System

<i>A technology and education entrepreneur gazes into the future of the classroom</i><p>Apple Marketing chief Phil Schiller speaks during a news conference; Reuters<p>More than 150 years ago, Massachusetts became the first state to provide all of its citizens access to a free public education. Over the next 66 …

How America's Education Model Kills Creativity and Entrepreneurship

The current model of education in the United States is stifling the creative soul of our children. While this is troubling for a variety of reasons, it also has significant economic consequences for the future of our country. America has long been unique because of its remarkable ingenuity, …

Education