Markets

THE US 20: 20 Huge Trends That Will Dominate America’s Future

The year is winding down, so it’s time to take stock of where America is heading. Last year’s inaugural U.S. 20 list featured things like the end of retail, the revival of manufacturing and the shale revolution. Believe it or not, it wasn’t difficult at all to come up with […]
THE US 20: 20 Huge Trends That Will Dominate America’s Future
Strategy

Teach For America Veteran Says The Experience Is Meant To Be Awful

Teach For America may have a respected, ambitious mission to reform education inequality, but the program is often criticised for its training and recruitment practices. “These people could be superstars, but most leave before they master the teaching craft,” Julian Vasquez Heilig, a University of Texas professor, tells Michael Winerip […]
Teach For America Veteran Says The Experience Is Meant To Be Awful
News

Stressful Head Start Programs Are Causing Real Damage To Teachers

Head Start, the nation’s largest federally funded early education program, is leaving its teachers with inordinate amounts of stress and increased medical problems, according to a Temple University study released last week. Head Start is an education program that reaches nearly 1 million low-income children. The goal is to prepare […]
Stressful Head Start Programs Are Causing Real Damage To Teachers