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Conservatives, Education, and Creationism

By way of John Sides, we come across this analysis of some data from the General Social Survey: (the five categories of educational status are, from left to right: didn't graduate from high school, high school graduate, some college, college graduate, post-graduate degree) While connecting the dots in a line is a little misleading (there's no reason to think that a college graduate is twice as educated as a high school graduate), there are two interesting things here: Read the rest of this post.
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HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: U.C. Berkeley Student Complains About Having To Read Aristotle, Pla…

US Politics / Conservative : Instapundit (4 hours ago)

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Global Education Award announced by World of Children Award

Society & Culture : Huffington Post: Impact Blog (1 hour ago)

This year the World of Children Award is introducing a new category for Education. During our first 17 years, education has been part of the Humanitarian Award portfolio, competing for attention with social welfare programs, rescue ... Read Post

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Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog (41 minutes ago)

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