The Answer Sheet: I Have A Dream

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 10/01/2013

Fewer people view college education as part of 'American Dream'

A new poll shows has some disturbing results about how Americans see the role of education in their lives.

By Valerie Strauss  |  08:58 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Dream, Poll Results

Posted at 02:52 PM ET, 08/27/2013

‘I Have a Dream’ speech still private property

Who owns it and why it costs money to hear the entire speech.

By Valerie Strauss  |  02:52 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  I Have A Dream, King Family Owns It

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 12/12/2010

What international test scores really tell us: Lessons buried in PISA report

Buried in the data report about the latest international results of PISA are lessons that show how U.S. education policy is failing.

By Valerie Strauss  |  09:30 AM ET, 12/12/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Guest Bloggers, Guest Bloggers, Guest Bloggers | Tags:  PISA, PISA scores, U.S. PISA scores, arne duncan, education policy, how u.s. fares in international rankings, international rankings, international test scores, obama education policy, pisa, the american dream

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/09/2010

Shakespeare unseated as king of high school theater

William Shakespeare has been knocked off his throne as king of dramatic high school theater productions for the first time since an annual survey began in 1937 -- and you may be surprised by who overtook him. Dramatics magazine has...

By Valerie Strauss  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Arts Education | Tags:  almost maine, beauty and the beast, dramatics, footloose, high school theater, high school theater productions, john cariani, midsummer night's dream, shakespeare, shakespeare plays, theater, theater productions, theater survey, top 10 musicals, top 10 plays