Object Lesson: How Science Works

Learn What’s a Planet… and What’s Not.. and Why A couple of years ago you might recall there was a huge uproar about the supposed “demotion” of Pluto from its status as a planet and its re-characterization as a “dwarf planet.” The International Astronomical Union adopted a definition of the …

No Child Gets to Do Science? Learn about Music? Eat Lunch?

This Speaks for Itself On February 20, the Center for Education Policy released a follow-up report providing a second, and more in-depth look at the magnitude of changes in school curriculums since the passage of “No Child Left Behind.” In a report published in the summer of 2007, the CEO …