It Is Time to Refocus on Education, R&D and Innovation If We Are to "Think Different" and Remain Competitive
I have often wondered what it takes for a dominant economy to fail as Spain did in the late 17th Century, France did in the late 18th Century, or the Ottoman Empire did in the mid-19th Century. . . .
National education standards are as desirable as ever, and perhaps as distant. By Chester E. Finn Jr.
schools today are being strangled by a ton of laws, regulations, contracts, mandates, and rules.
Whether racing to the top or sinking in debt (or both), some governors are taking the school-reform baton back from Washington. By Chester E. Finn Jr.
A look at the most powerful force in American education—and it isn’t a force for good. By Terry M. Moe.