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The New Problem of Higher Education: The Foreign-Based Institute

Oct 08, 2014 by James A. Stever |

James A. Stever, Professor Emeritus at the University of Cincinnati, discusses the potential dangers of foreign institutes such as the Confucius Institute.

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Assigning Blame for the Degradation of Higher Ed

Aug 08, 2014 by George Leef |

Establishment voices blame critics and innovators for the degradation of higher ed.

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Should You Avoid Ivy League Schools?

Jul 29, 2014 by Peter Wood |

Peter Wood responds to William Deresiewicz's provocative New Republic piece, "Don't Send Your Kid to the Ivy League."

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On Re-Civilizing Higher Education

Aug 06, 2013 by Peter Wood |

NAS president Peter Wood spoke recently in Colorado on the crisis in American higher education.

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The Trouble with Ed Schools

Jul 24, 2013 by George Leef |

Lifting licensing requirements is key to ending education schools' monopoly and ensuring teacher quality.

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Humanists in High Dudgeon: The CFR-ALSCW Standoff

Jun 24, 2013 by John Agresto |

It's time to remember that the liberal arts "are not simply of personal benefit or esoteric private enjoyment but are and have always been of inestimable value to society."

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Pope Center Plugs NAS 100 Great Ideas

Feb 22, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |

The Pope Center's Jay Schalin writes about our 100 Great Ideas.

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A Hundred Ideas for Reforming Higher Education

Feb 08, 2013 by Peter Wood |

The status quo is so deeply entrenched that only a fantasy map will get us out of the Great Gillikin Forest to the Emerald City, from the Inferno to the Paradiso.

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One Hundred Great Ideas for Higher Education

Feb 07, 2013 by |

Richard Arum, Jill Biden, Andrew Delbanco, Joseph Epstein, Victor Davis Hanson, Wilfred McClay, Charles Murray, Ibn Warraq, Tom Wolfe, and many others share their ideas for reforming higher education. 

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Making College Right

Jan 23, 2013 |

PRESS RELEASE: The National Association of Scholars (NAS) has published a new book proposing remedies to key problems in American higher education.

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Ranking Colleges

Jan 23, 2013 by William Casement |

This chapter is an excerpt from William Casement's new book Making College Right, published by the National Association of Scholars.

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Don’t Know Much About History: Colleges Teach History with Politics Left Out

Jan 18, 2013 by Jonathan Bean |

Jonathan Bean responds to NAS's recent report on Two Texas Universities' U.S. History Courses. He's not optimistic about history education.

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The Youth Vote

Nov 08, 2012 by Jason Fertig |

We know why faculty lean left.  But why do students?

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Ideas for Higher Education

Oct 15, 2012 by Ashley Thorne |

The Chronicle of Higher Education has a special report, "College, Reinvented," in which fifteen reporters each offer an idea for improving higher education.… Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >

New Higher Ed Blog Launched

Sep 12, 2012 by George Leef |

Texas Public Policy Foundation has just launched See Thru Edu, which will include contributions from numerous higher ed reformers.

Try it -- you'll like it!

 

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