Category: Education

America MUST learn from Japanese education

Japan does a FAR better job of teaching children throughout grade school education to have integrity and sound morals. Their schools are very different than U.S. schools, and in many key ways, for the better. There are many other differences, such as the way homework and tests are administered and checked, the manner that classes […]

Betsy DeVos vs Al Franken

Betsy DeVos

Al Franken stated, “It’s not a job for amateurs who don’t know the first thing about education.”   Franken also stated, “This is a subject that has been debated in the education community for years,” Franken said. “It surprises me that you don’t know this issue.”   What I know of the issue is that […]

Solving America’s Problems Requires Clear Thinking

Clear Thinking

Yesterday I stumbled across a rather insightful editorial by Bart Hinkle at the Richmond Times.  He demonstrated such clear thinking that I wrote the author a letter, presented here with minor corrections for spelling, punctuation, and grammar: I found your recent article to be very insightful.  It is a fascinating look at what ails America […]