Oct 11, 2016 by Michael J. Carter, Patricia Y. Lara |
Carter and Lara examine grade inflation: how widespread is it, and will it continue?
Sep 22, 2016 by Ashley Thorne |
Common Core offers students dumbed down and biased news articles to fill an appetite of "informational texts."
Apr 20, 2016 by Peter Wood |
Wars have significantly contributed to our identity as a nation.
Aug 31, 2015 by Peter Wood |
NAS president Peter Wood questions the legitimacy of always seeking academic consensus.
Aug 11, 2015 by KC Johnson |
KC Johnson gives four reasons the revised APUSH standards are an improvement.
Apr 24, 2015 by Mary Grabar |
City Journal reviews NAS board member Sandra Stotsky's book on "improving American educational standards."
Apr 08, 2015 by George Leef |
George Leef reviews Cheated, an expose of the recent UNC scandal written by two faculty members.
Apr 07, 2015 by William H. Young |
William Young examines the misunderstanding and misuse of scientific concepts by academic social scientists.
Oct 17, 2014 by George Leef |
George Leef reviews a new book by Richard Arum and Josipa Roksa, authors of Academically Adrift.
Aug 08, 2014 by George Leef |
Establishment voices blame critics and innovators for the degradation of higher ed.
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."
Jul 01, 2014 by Peter Wood |
In this preliminary report, NAS president Peter Wood analyzes in detail the new AP United States history course.
May 09, 2014 by Publius Audax |
A faculty member at the University of Texas at Austin calls on the president of the university to step down.
May 05, 2014 by George W. Dent |
Sonia Sotomayor's impassioned dissent in Schuette v. BAMN seems to contradict views she expressed in her memoir, My Beloved Land.
Apr 21, 2014 by Peter Wood |
"Bowdoin has a bad conscience. It knows that it has made some wrong turns but it doesn't like hearing that from a stranger."