The Power Elite

July 2, 2009 | Blog

Cross-posted from Brainstorm It’s hard to get to know the rich. Gaining insight into how they think, act, behave is…

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No Money Left Behind

June 25, 2009 | Blog

Cross-posted from Brainstorm The U.S. Department of Education has finally announced some concrete plans to reduce the complexity of the…

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Valuing Children

June 16, 2009 | Blog

Cross-posted from Brainstorm I am in the midst of what I sometimes feel is an incredibly risky endeavor. Or rather,…

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The College Payoff

June 14, 2009 | Blog

Cross-posted from Brainstorm… One reason I was so excited to join Brainstorm was that it presented a chance to go…

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How College Gets Under Your Skin

June 10, 2009 | Blog

Cross-posted from Brainstorm, over at the Chronicle of Higher Ed. I’ve been preoccupied by sleep lately. Not sleeping— though as…

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Hitting the Big Leagues

June 3, 2009 | Blog

It’s with quite a bit of trepidation that I share the news… I have joined the Chronicle of Higher Education’s…

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Higher Ed Cop Out #5: Cheerleading

March 24, 2009 | Blog

Sitting at my desk preparing for tomorrow’s class, and then just like a little ray of sunshine the Chronicle‘s afternoon…

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