Browsing All Posts filed under »Education«

Finding Your Kids’ Strengths

May 3, 2013 by

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Girl Studying

Language Arts for Second Grade

April 9, 2013 by

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Real Education: Book Review

January 30, 2013 by

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Real Education by Charles Murray (224 pages) outlines what ails American education and offers a prescription to fix it by exploring what he describes as four simple truths: Ability Varies Half the Children Are Below Average Too Many People Are Going to College America’s Future Depends on How We Educate the Academically Gifted Ability Varies […]

Half-schooling

January 26, 2013 by

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Mental Fitness Routine

January 16, 2013 by

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I reached a dubious milestone in 2012. I read far more commentary from online sources than books. Now, depending on what you read, this isn’t necessarily a bad thing. C.S. Lewis is great writing whether you read him via Kindle or from a book. However, that’s not what I’m referring to. I am referring to […]

Intelligence is irrelevant

November 8, 2012 by

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I’ve seen it constantly, the debates between the HBD crowd and the minority apologists. On the one hand, the HBDers (and their sympathizers and followers) claim that the reason why black people have higher crime rates is because they’re inherently less intelligent. Their relative idiocy apparently translates into violent dysfunction. The minority apologists step quickly […]

Florida’s Race Based Education Experiment

October 17, 2012 by

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It occurred to me yesterday that the HBD sphere must be atwitter with excitement as it appears their theories on race and intellectual capacity are gaining mainstream traction and influencing public policy; at least here in the Sunshine State. From USA Today: [Florida’s] Department of Education has touched off a firestorm over its strategic plan […]