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Education: by John Hart November 24, 2008

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As in so many other fields, Liberal policy regarding public education is determined not by solid research but by misguided political correctness. Cases in point: Class Size Everyone “knows” that reducing the size of classes will improve student achievement. It goes without saying that with more individual attention, a student’s marks must improve. Only thing […]

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Goodbye, Charlie Brown. Hello, Bart Simpson

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Students once identified with Schulz’s patient, hard-working also-ran. But today, everyone expects recognition–even if they failCollege and university professors across the country had some fun this past week forwarding to one another a National Post news item regarding the era of entitled students. Ellen Greenberger, a research professor of psychology and social behaviour at the […]

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