In remembrance of a great economist and professor, we republish Prof. Williams' essay of advice to any future educator who wants to teach well.December 1, 2020 Cracking Down on Illegal Ties to China
UPDATED 12/01/20: We’re tracking American professors, higher ed administrators, students, and government researchers who have been investigated or charged for illegal ties to China.December 1, 2020 COVID-19 Spurs Rule by Bureaucracy
Higher ed administrators have kept busy lining their own pockets at the expense of faculty, students, and “non-essential” staff at all levels of the university.November 30, 2020 University Administrators’ Pandemic Power Grab
Universities are taking advantage of the pandemic to "hollow out the middle," that is, to defenestrate full-time and tenured faculty from their positions of influence in the university.
After a long and contentious journey from Bakke, it appears that we have come to a fork in the road on affirmative action (inevitably recalling Yogi Berra’s famous advice: When You Come to a Fork in t...November 30, 2020 Virginia Attorney General’s Office: Selective Admissions Are Racist
The Virginia attorney general's office has ruled that the Loudoun County school system committed illegal racial discrimination by admitting fairly few black and Hispanic students to its selective scho...
Disfigured History: How the College Board Demolishes the Past details the careless, politicized history in the College Board's revisions of the Advanced Placement (AP) European, United States, and...October 28, 2020 Dear Colleague
Dear Colleague explains how sexual assault came to be a form of sex discrimination and surveys the regulatory path that Title IX administrators took to make this word-play a reality. This report also...August 31, 2020 Corrupting the College Board
In exchange for generous Chinese government funding, the College Board has given China strategic access to American K-12 education. Since at least 2003, the College Board has sponsored Confucius Insti...April 18, 2020 Critical Care
The coronavirus pandemic has inflicted enormous financial damage on colleges and universities and the cost is still growing. American higher education will undergo an unprecedented financial crisis in...
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Higher ed administrators have kept busy lining their own pockets at the expense of faculty, students, and “non-essential” staff at all levels of the university....
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In this comprehensive study, NAS Director of Research David Randall analyzes how the College Board severely mishandles U.S., European, and modern world history through its AP courses an...
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The First Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in favor of Harvard's admissions practices, claiming that there is "no error" in them....
NAS commends the Education and State Depts. for issuing two joint letters urging American education leaders to investigate possible Chinese government influence in their schools.October 5, 2020 Trump Orders No Federal Funding for CRT and Stereotyping
Last month, the president took two key actions affecting higher ed: a memorandum tackling Critical Race Theory and Executive Order 13950.
Proposition 16 has failed to pass in California, ensuring that the state cannot legally discriminate or grant preferential treatment to people based on race, ethnicity, national origin, or sex.October 29, 2020 Report Finds Title IX Offices are Sex Monitors, not Education Monitors
Title IX, the federal law banning sex discrimination at schools receiving federal funds, has been weaponized by campus administrators and is now used to persecute students accused of sexual misconduct...
How do the College Board's new AP exams distort and politicize history? What can be done about it? Join us on Wednesday, November 18th, at 2 pm ET.November 5, 2020 Mapping Higher Education's Future After the Election
How can American higher education best pursue the American national interest? What does that challenge look like in the wake of 2020? Join us for a webinar on November 12th to find out.