Education for the Aughts: American School News and Analysis
Summary: In Education for the Aughts, Matthew K. Tabor discusses issues in K-12 and higher education. He examines: college, law school & medical school admissions; NCLB & testing; teaching; teacher certification; parent & community relations; school law; school boards; & national education trends. Matthew Tabor is an admissions consultant and private educator. He writes out of Cooperstown, New York.
This edition of the Education for the Aughts Podcast addresses three topics: A look at patriotic curricula in public schools – what we had and where we’re not; Grade inflation in Hillsborough County, Florida; Lack of accountability in New Hartford, NY and a financial boondoggle in Utica, NY. You can play this Education for the […]
Like every benevolent sector in the United States, the education crowd frequently aligns with the famous [and infamous] to get the job done. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn’t, but we’d do well to put a bit more thought in to who we select and why. Occasionally we stumble on some pleasant surprises when education […]
You can play the Education for the Aughts Podcasts by clicking on the triangular ‘play’ button on the player below [at the bottom of the post if you’re reading this in RSS] – it will expand and begin streaming audio. Alternatively, you can download an mp3 file of the podcast to listen in your own […]