Heather Mac Donald, a John M. Olin fellow at the Manhattan Institute, and Robert McCabe, a Senior Fellow at The League for Innovation in the Community College debate the proper role of remedial education on college campuses.
Archive for August, 2000
David Levin, principal of KIPP, and three KIPP students talk about why long hours, strict discipline and summer classes are worth the effort.
When it comes to race and gender, how tolerant are universities of dissenting opinions? John Merrow and Harvey Silverglate discuss the issue.
John Merrow talks to Diane Ravitch, one of the most well-respected educators in the county, about what constitutes an excellent school.
Historian Diane Ravitch talks about her new book, Left Back, in which she traces the origins of the ongoing debates over progressive versus traditional education.