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Mellinger Minutes: Chiefs’ game of the year, a palatable loss, Bob Sutton fret & more
We’ll talk about most of that and more, and will continue to do it over the next few months. But if all this game does is provide new debate points, then I’m in the wrong business, and a lot of us sho... read more
Education leaders are revisiting how we teach social studies
And that raises the difficult and often politically-charged question inherent in creating social studies standards: Just what do you include, and what do you leave out? For the first time since ... st... read more
America's Civic Duty: Start Teaching Democracy
We are losing our capacity to engage in civil discussion, to reckon with complex problems and to empathize with fellow citizens across the political divide ... focus to teaching students the essential ... read more
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Can millennial pastor Nick Hall bridge the generational divide among evangelical Christians?
Around 30 percent of those in attendance are people of color—an impressive number when you consider that evangelicals, like much of the country, are deeply divided by race ... Finally, it’s time for t... read more
Deeper Learning: 10 Ways You Can Die
I'll avoid obvious points, like you need to know what you want to teach, and try to focus on some that are a little less visible. You will die: 1. If you haven't experienced deep or powerful ... and m... read more
How are Ron DeSantis and Andrew Gillum different? Look at their education plans.
"And how do you not ... to require teaching of the Constitution in all classrooms. Yet Florida doesn't use Common Core. Instead it crafted its own state standards, which mirrored Common Core but also ... read more
Meet the 10 Super Surgeons Tasked with Putting MLB's Broken Arms Back Together
Did you know his athletic background is not in baseball or football, but track and field? (He was a pole vaulter.) Do most super surgeons come from ... If I wanted, I could go 20 or 30 deep with this ... read more
Political Ignorance and Voting for a Lesser Evil
During the November 2017 election here in Virginia, I spent more time than usual figuring out who to vote for because I was more divided in ... is not a breach of civic duty; to the contrary, it is of... read more
A political scientist has discovered a surprising way to increase voter turnout. It starts in childhood.
Now, a political scientist is offering another solution: Teach ... take deep dive into questions of health, hazing, virtual economy and much more … University of Idaho president to leave after next sc... read more
America In 900 Pages: 'These Truths' Packs Centuries-Long History Into A Single Volume
"And he places him in a position of indentured servitude, which you can do and then it expires ... American history from beginning to end and across that divide hasn’t been attempted in a long time, a... read more
How Harvard Is Teaching Resistance
While deep fault lines have long divided America ... and reaction into action.” “You can’t have a resistance if you’re just resisting one time,” said Michael Blake, Vice Chair of the Democratic Nation... read more