Education MIT Explores What Impact AI Will Have On Work 2018-07-10T09:59:00.000000000-04:00 A new paper led by MIT Sloan's Erik Brynjolfsson explores what the future really has in store for work in an AI age A College Admission Revolution 2018-07-10T09:53:00.000000000-04:00 College admission deadline creep has diminished the educational potency of senior year in high school and now threatens to erode the freedom and opportunity of summer vacation. Students, it is time for a revolution! Does A Justice Kavanaugh Mean That Blaine Amendments Are History? 2018-07-10T08:56:00.000000000-04:00 It is my hope that a court with Kavanaugh on the bench will finally excise Blaine Amendments from state constitutions. Their legacy of bigotry has lived long enough. Universities Need To Be 'More Ambitious' To Help Poor Students 2018-07-10T07:05:00.000000000-04:00 Students from the poorest backgrounds are up to a tenth as likely to get into the most selective universities, according to new research. Accreditation's Insidious Impact On Higher Education Innovation 2018-07-10T07:00:00.000000000-04:00 While Washington, D.C. slams accreditors for not holding colleges and universities accountable for their student outcomes, the more insidious failure of accreditation is the stifling effect on innovation at existing institutions. When Does EdTech Become Snake Oil? 2018-07-09T19:46:00.000000000-04:00 If your plan is centered on making money without regard for whether you're selling something useful or not-- well, teachers have met your kind before, and you are exactly the reason that they roll their eyes every time a new edupreneur shows up with an idea "that will revolutionize education." How The Maker Movement Is Using EdTech Toys To Inspire The Next Generation Of Innovators 2018-07-09T15:07:00.000000000-04:00 New EdTech toys are inspiring the next generation of makers and innovators to make the world a better place. Victory For Academic Freedom In Wisconsin 2018-07-09T09:00:00.000000000-04:00 The Wisconsin Supreme Court ordered Marquette University to reinstate fired tenured faculty member John McAdams, a great victory for academic freedom, intellectual diversity, and common sense. What This Navient Lawsuit Means For Your Student Loans 2018-07-09T08:32:00.000000000-04:00 Here's what the latest Navient lawsuit means for your student loans. Departing Students Are Victims Of High-Stakes Testing 2018-07-09T08:11:00.000000000-04:00 Students with special educational needs or from the most deprived backgrounds are the most likely to be forced out of school.