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Is 2019 the year education looks at educating itself on the future?

On the eve of 2019, I write this OP-ED to create a sense of awareness and urgency. It is time for education and the school system to respond to our changing world, and like the dripping faucet, proven solutions exist.  It is the effort to execute on them that will make the change real.  

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Enlightenment Now, For Our Children

“Life, health, prosperity, knowledge and happiness are on the rise, not just in the West but worldwide.”  Reduction in warfare and violence combined with safer travel of all types continues.  This is the substance of Steven Pinker’s new book, Enlightenment Now: the Case for Reason, Science, Humanism and Progress. It also is the focus of… Continue reading Enlightenment Now, For Our Children