Articles Posted in the " Education " Category

  • GetThereFast.org- Welcome to BetterCampus!

    GetThereFast.org- Welcome to BetterCampus!

    GetThereFast.org- Welcome to BetterCampus! I have talked, since 1996, about the parallels between transportation networks, and information (Computer) networks. Both networks move items of value (cargo, or data) from point to point, and even use much of the same language....


  • Bias in Academia? Say it ain’t so, Joe!

    Bias in Academia? Say it ain’t so, Joe!

    I have had the pleasure of late to read a blog written by a Dean at a community college on the east coast. He has requested his readers to provide inputs on what the ideal, or “Utopian” community college would...


  • Apple Offers College Lectures Via Podcasts – Yahoo! News

    Apple Offers College Lectures Via Podcasts – Yahoo! News

    Apple Offers College Lectures Via Podcasts – Yahoo! News This is very interesting–Apple supporting the podcasting of lectures. Forget for a brief moment that removing the students from the classroom removes the interactivity between the prof and the class, and...


  • Occasional pieces in AR (Action Research)

    Occasional pieces in AR (Action Research)

    Occasional pieces in AR — Introduction I was sent a link to this page by one of my students currently conducting research. I have many on-going discussions about qualitative vs quantitative research, and my student thought this discussion was something...


  • Choosing Their Flock–Can College religious groups limit their membership?

    Choosing Their Flock–Can College religious groups limit their membership?

    The Chronicle: 1/28/2005: Choosing Their Flock This article, from the Chronicle of Higher Education, poses an interesting question–should religious organizations on college campuses be able to restrict their membership to only those who adhere to that faith? I say this...


  • school Levies fail–until they pass!

    school Levies fail–until they pass!

    WHIOTV.com – News – Fairborn Schools Face Another Failed Levy Ever wonder why school levies always seem to fail, and yet school taxes always seem to go up, and never go down? It’s simple– the levies keep coming back, and...


  • Dems Distort the CBO Report to Trash Bush and Cheat Taxpayers

    Dems Distort the CBO Report to Trash Bush and Cheat Taxpayers

    Yahoo! News – CBO Report: Bush Tax Cuts Tilted to Rich Wow!! Here I was preparing to write a blog about how both sides can present “true” facts (yes, I realize the humor in that…) and still hold opposing views....