Education

College price gouging and student debt

Jahncke: Make Colleges Pay Loans if Grads Can't

If colleges are price-gouging their student customers, colleges – not taxpayers – should bear some of the financial burden of student loan defaults.

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Lawsuits Challenge Obama's Transgender Restroom Order

We applaud them for defending children and young adults, particularly young women, forced to submit to this insane edict …

UChicago Affirms Commitment to Academic Freedom

By rejecting trigger warnings and safe spaces, UC welcomes the Class of 2020 as respected adults ready for the intellectual challenges it will face on campus …

Student Loan Debt High But Not in Crisis

Four-year college grads aren’t the ones in trouble …

Wanted: Bathroom Safe Space

Thanks, Mr. President, for throwing women to the wolves …

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It’s Okay to be Politically Incorrect

In fact, it liberates you from others’ power …

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Campus Protestors’ Assault on Liberty and Learning

Last fall's student protests exposed how far afield university culture has strayed from its enlightened days as the center of free speech and scholarly inquiry …

Ignorance Isn’t Bliss in Car Buying or Civics

Learning from mistakes is painful, but we have a solution for grads who feel civics-deprived …

Contrasts on Campuses Today

Two extremes of campus thought today: the mindlessness of Million Student March demands vs. the maturity of Claremont Independent student editors …

Study Finds Universal Child Care Not Good for Children

As liberals begin promoting a universal child care agenda, a large Quebec study warns of negative effects on children …

2015 SAT Scores Lowest in Decades

Are the kids failing, or is the K-12 public education system failing …

A New Campus Ethos Threatens Students’ Mental Health

What are college students doing to themselves and their peers when they enable the irrational emotional fears of a few …

Restoring American Education

The American mind is unwell. Decades of more spending and more coercive central planning have failed to improve its quality. It’s time to move education from the Industrial Age to the Information Age …

Celebrating, Demanding School Choice

For all its expansion to date, real school choice is still available to only a small percentage of the K-12 student population…