Posts Tagged "Education"
  1. video
    Sep 06, 2014 3:12 pm

    Her Idea May Seem A Little Out There, But C’mon. Take A Look At This Bus.

    For many low-income communities, if you don’t have access to a computer — that’s it. Good luck keeping up in our fast-paced, high-tech world. When this woman recognized that problem unfolding for the kids in her town, she remembered something her dad told her when she was a young girl and turned his words into something brilliant.

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    Sep 02, 2014 2:20 pm
  3. video
    Aug 24, 2014 7:45 pm

    I Can’t Even Be Mad At The People Who Fell For The Discovery Channel’s Lie. They Made It Look True.

    Shark Week is absurdly popular. Maybe it’s not absurd since sharks are pretty much awesome. It’s not surprising that people are hungry for information about these tantalizingly terrifying beasts. So shouldn’t Discovery Channel be … you know … informing people?

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    Jul 31, 2014 12:10 pm

    Suspended While Black? In Preschool. Yeah, It’s A Thing.

    We’re talking about preschoolers here, folks. Preschool kids. SMH.

  5. video
    Jul 23, 2014 3:13 pm

    A National Problem Is Threatening The Freedom Of Millions Of Australians: Education. Wait, What?!

    Australian children really have it tough compared to their peers. Or do they? Warning: This is satire.

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    Jul 21, 2014 8:24 pm


    If there was ever a sign that today’s job market is screwed for young people, it’s this GIF

    According to the most recent census, 113,000 janitors in the U.S. have at least a bachelor’s degree. And, over 18,000 have a master’s degree or Ph.D.

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  7. video
    Jul 14, 2014 1:15 pm

    She’s Got A Problem With Common Core, And She Ain’t Afraid To Calmly Explain Why She Hates It

    Diane Ravitch has no problem getting squarely in the middle of our education debate. As an unabashed critic about where much of education reform is going, she’s bound to rub some people the wrong way. But her points about testing and the root problems of our education system are definitely worth hearing.

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    Jul 09, 2014 7:17 pm




    I was driving past a business here in the Houston Heights, when I glimpsed this painted on the side of the building. I recognized that iconic WWII poster before I realized it was not just any woman, but 14 year old Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl who was attacked for wanting an education. The words next to her are her quote, ( “I don’t mind if I have to sit on the floor at school.) All I want is education. And I’m afraid of no one.”

    This is gorgeous.


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    Jun 20, 2014 6:40 pm
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    Jun 11, 2014 4:30 pm


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