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Scholars Challenge APUSH

Historians signed a letter saying the new AP U.S. History course ignores U.S. exceptionalism.


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12-Page Version of Sustainability Report

A distillation of our key findings on the campus sustainability movement. 

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NAS President's Article on Weekly Standard Cover

Peter Wood's article, "The Meaning of Sex," is on the cover of the Weekly Standard

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APUSH Resources

A one-stop source on the controversial new Advanced Placement U.S. History (APUSH) curriculum. 

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Peter Wood

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Ashley Thorne

Executive Director, National Association of Scholars

Rachelle Peterson

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Michael Toscano

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Glenn Ricketts

Public Affairs Officer, National Association of Scholars

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Scholars Oppose New APUSH

Jun 03, 2015 by NAS |

A group of prominent scholars has organized to challenge revisions to the Advanced Placement U.S. History course.

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Experiencing the Common Core

Jun 03, 2015 by Carol Iannone |

Carol Iannone illuminates the strengths and weaknesses of the Common Core State Standards and analyzes how accurately the CCSS represent the “American experience."

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‘Nudging’ Goes to College

Jun 02, 2015 by Rachelle Peterson |

Higher education should train students to think for themselves, not resort to a pre-set path set by those who seek to manipulate behavior.

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Open Letter: Historians on the College Board’s New AP U.S. History Standards

Jun 02, 2015 by Scholars Concerned About Advanced Placement History |

A group of historians write that the new AP U.S. History framework neglects the civic purpose of history education.

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Asians In The Ivy League, Or Not

May 26, 2015 by John Rosenberg |

Today's college admission process tells students that race matters more than hard work.

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Prince Ea Is Sorry. Me Too.

May 26, 2015 by Rachelle Peterson |

Prince Ea's "Dear Future Generations" video is moving, but it neglects some important facts.

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Is Brown America’s most diversity crazed university?

May 07, 2015 by George Leef |

John Rosenberg argues against the potential effectiveness of Brown University's diversity initiative.

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Harvard Crimson Quotes Peter Wood on Political Imbalance

May 05, 2015 by Ashley Thorne |

A new study shows that in half of Harvard's colleges, all faculty political donations are to Democrats, and none are to Republicans.

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