Tag: Washington Post

Jan 28

In Praise of Skepticism

In Brief — The author recommends a healthy level of skepticism in examining the world around us, whether focused on the media or what you hear, read and see. [Written in July 2017.] ————————————————————————————————————————————– Honest Skepticism is a Virtue — Earlier in 2017, Donald Trump’s son, Donald Jr., and two of his trusted friends met …

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Sep 08

Children As America’s Most Valuable Resource (Revisited)

Do NAEP Procedures Skew Results? This item is an addendum to my August 26 piece on the state of America’s unimpressive standing in the international field of education. It raises questions about the NAEP that came to light as a result of my posting. On August 26, I posted a piece in this blog (available …

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