The Answer Sheet: Stephen Colbert

Posted at 04:37 PM ET, 09/18/2013

Dear Mr. Colbert, about that interview with Arne Duncan

Colbert’s sharp interview technique stayed home when Duncan visited the Colbert Report’s set. Watch the video.

By Valerie Strauss  |  04:37 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arne Duncan, Stephen Colbert, You Let Him Off Easy

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 08/13/2013

Stephen Colbert adds new subject to science education

How about astrology?

By Valerie Strauss  |  11:50 AM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Stephen Colbert, TAKE A BREAK AND LAUGH

Posted at 04:00 AM ET, 02/02/2011

Should Obama be commencement contest prize?

Again President Obama is offering himself as a commencement speaker to the high school that wins a new contest. So what's the problem?

By Valerie Strauss  |  04:00 AM ET, 02/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Race to the Top, Race to the Top | Tags:  commencement contest, commencement speaker, commencement speech, obama commencement, obama commencement speaker, president obama and commencement, race to the top contest, stephen colbert

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 10/29/2010

Waiting for sanity in education reform

This fall brought a lot of noise in the education world: A movie, a manifesto and a mayoral election. Now comes news Now comes the news that, in light of whatever is going to happen on Nov. 2nd, the Obama administration is looking for ways to work with the next Congress and is targeting No Child Left Behind to reauthorize. George Wood says: "Yikes."

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Categories:  Guest Bloggers, Guest Bloggers, Guest Bloggers | Tags:  diane ravitch, george wood, jon stewart, jon stewart rally, mike rose, no child left behind, restore sanity, sanity rally, school reform, stephen colbert, stewart colbert, waiitng for superman