Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, testified the agency was reexamining California’s waiver to impose stricter vehicle emission standards under the 1970 Clean Air Act than federal requirements.
A Minnesota school district has instituted an aggressively political curriculum requiring students to begin thinking about race in kindergarten and sustain that emphasis all the way through high school.
The state of California and others are suing the Trump Administration seeking to force it impose Obama-era rules regulating fracking on federal lands requiring operators to disclose chemicals used in fracking and setting standards for well construction.
An increasingly popular network of classical schools illustrates why the number of charter schools across the United States is now nearing 7,000, serving more than three million school children across the nation.
Review of The Case against Education: Why the Education System Is a Waste of Time and Money, by Bryan Caplan (Princeton University Press, 2018), 416 pp.; $20.04 on Amazon.com: ISBN-10: 0691174652, ISBN-13: 978-0691174655
The recent tragedy at Florida’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High has sadly raised this question again. The failure to prevent the loss of young lives reflects both an unpleasant reality and some problems of politics.