Lacking the Basics for Basic Training

Nearly one-fourth of the students who try to join the U.S. Army fail its entrance exam, painting a grim picture of an education system that produces graduates who can’t answer basic math, science and reading questions, according to a new study released Tuesday. The Education Trust examined the scores of nearly 350,000 high school graduates,Continue reading “Lacking the Basics for Basic Training”

The Top Ten Game Changers of the Century So Far

It’s that time of year when everyone creates a Top Ten list.  Like every other year in recorded history, I’m sure there were many startling, important, or innovative “things” that happened.  But, 2010 also happens to be the end of the first decade of the 21st Century.  So, I’d like to offer a longer termContinue reading “The Top Ten Game Changers of the Century So Far”