People, Politics & Business

July 2011

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And the beat goes on . . . from Atlanta test score cheating to Wall Street to oil spills

" . . . the cheating occurred at 44 schools and involved at least 178 teachers and principals, almost half of whom have confessed, the governor said." Read more
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What Should Kids Know?

What about reading and writing, civics, life skills, mastery skills, pleasure of knowledge? What kind of Math should high schoolers learn? Read more
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The State of Education: An Info-graphic

Via a tweet from Guy Kawasaki, via Online Education. Read more
Celebrated heads of states or especially great communicators . . . did they have brains or knowledge? NO, they were popular! It's all about popular--- It's not about aptitude, It's THE WAY YOU'RE VIEWED, so it's very shrewd to be very, very POPULAR, like me!
from the Broadway show, WICKED
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