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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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Zuckerberg-backed Panorama Teams With Harvard To Open Source School Survey Questions

Technology : TechCrunch (22 hours ago)

Panorama Education, the Y-Combinator education startup backed by the likes of Mark and Pricilla Zuckerberg’s Startup:Education, Google Ventures and other notable investors, is today announcing a partnership with Harvard University’s... Read Post

Increased Graduation Rates Fail to Predict Positive Outcomes for Minorities

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (last year)

As schools and colleges across the nation prepare to begin instruction in the coming weeks, many are assessing the educational progress of American students. Educational data released this past summer depicts a mixed picture of the ... Read Post

4 Ways To Finance College Whether You're the Parent Of A Recent High School Grad Or A Newborn

Business & Finance : Huffington Post: Business Blog (4 hours ago)

For many, college is the launching pad for a successful career. But others opt to pursue their dreams without a four-year degree. The debate around the value of a college education continues to rage, as many successful entrepreneurs... Read Post


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