Peter Berkowitz is the Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. In 2019-2021, he served as the Director of the State Department’s Policy Planning Staff, executive secretary of the department's Commission on Unalienable Rights, and senior adviser to the...
In the midst of the Great Recession California students protest in favor of themselves. . . .
Clarity of purpose is only half of a winning political strategy. The other half involves a clear understanding of the possible. By Peter Berkowitz.
This is a story about using American politics to promote the highest of ideals and to realize the worthiest of accomplishments...
Last month, the UNC Board of Governors unanimously selected former N.C. Community College System president Peter Hans to head the North Carolina University system. His appointment underscores the state’s commitment to providing its residents with affordable postsecondary education options and strong career pathways, plus reengaging adults who have completed some college to reenroll and earn their degrees.
The New Yorker has chosen to welcome the new decade by publishing an obituary: 45 years after the founding of the Free Speech Movement at Berkeley, the magazine lets us know in its Jan. 4 issue, the campus protest movement is dead. . . .
Grading scales may have drifted in the school so that most grades are As and Bs, without improvements in achievement.
Students turn protest into another form of narcissism. By Peter Robinson.
Nimble private enterprise has risen to the pandemic challenge. Officialdom has not.
Civic entrepreneurs will be critical to the success of these fledgling independent public schools