Skip Navigation

A Project of The Heartland Institute       

Site Search
Search this site only
Search Heartland.org

News

  • Date
  • Topic
  • Type
View  10  |  20  |  40
News Education
November 17, 2017
By Jay Lehr
Review of Critics of State Education: A Reader, by Aaron Ross Powell (writer), George H. Smith (editor), and Marilyn Moore (editor), Libertarianism.org Press, October 10, 2017, 250 pp.; $12.92 on Amazon.com: ISBN-10: 1944424423, ISBN-13: 978-1944424428
Tags
November 16, 2017
By Teresa Mull
Yvette Felarca, a militant Berkeley United School District (BUSD) teacher whose mugshot has appeared regularly in the news over the course of the last year for her violent behavior at Antifa-led riots, has been breaking numerous rules at her workplace.
Tags
November 16, 2017
By Michael McGrady
Teachers in traditional public schools are nearly three times as likely as those at charter schools to be chronically absent, a new study reports.
Tags
November 15, 2017
By Jenni White
Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act scheduled to be voted on today.
Tags
November 15, 2017
By Teresa Mull
A homeschool student who took both the ACT and the Classic Learning Test (CLT) says ACT disfavors students with no Common Core experience.
Tags
November 14, 2017
By Teresa Mull
Overregulating voucher programs reduces diversity of school options, a new study has found.
Tags
November 13, 2017
By Harry Painter
President Trump signed a memorandum to devote hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars to expanding STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) and computer science education in schools across the nation.
Tags
November 10, 2017
By Harry Painter
An initiative to require students across the nation to pass a civics exam in order to graduate from high school is making headway in the states.
Tags
November 9, 2017
By Jane S. Shaw
With college campuses having been wracked by protests against conservative speakers in the past year, the fight against free speech has taken a new turn with the withdrawal of a column in a scholarly journal upon threats of violence against the editor.
Tags
November 8, 2017
By Ashley Bateman
A new poll confirms millennials strongly support school choice.
Tags