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Michael Zacka: Wake Up Call To The U.S. Department of Education

Everyone from President Obama on down is looking for ways to improve our country's schools and raise student achievement. Since March is National Nutrition Month, it's time to propose a simple and obvious solution -- all American children should eat breakfast!
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Penn Study Reveals New Evidence Showing Medical Student Perceptions of Health Policy Education are Improving, but 40 Percent are Still Not Satisfied

Health : Newswise Medical News (last week)

Students graduating from U.S. medical schools in 2012 feel they've received a better education in health policy issues than graduates surveyed in 2008, according to a multi-center study led by the Perelman School of Medicine at the ... Read Post

Foreign Policy As Machismo

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (11 hours ago)

Gopnik ponders calls for Obama to be tougher: In the current crisis over the downed Malaysian plane, all the emphasis is on how it looks or how it might be made to look—far more than on American interests and much less on simple emp... Read Post

These 11 Colleges Just Hit The Jackpot In Obama's New Education Plan

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (11 months ago)

President Obama is touring the country promoting his new proposal for paying for college. The Department of Education is planning to develop a rating system for colleges that will help decide which students will receive additional a... Read Post

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