Education

Education

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Image credit: Mike McQuade By David P. Barash Every year around this time, with the college year starting, I give my students The Talk. It isn’t, as you might...

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Image credit: Gerben Oppermans/Getty By Jonny Scaramanga Students at Accelerated Christian Education schools don’t graduate with GCSEs or A levels: they complete the International Certificate of Christian...

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By Dan Arel The Richard Dawkins Foundation posted an email from their inbox today on Facebook. The email read: I have a 1 1/2 year old little...

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By Sarah Jones   In Modesto, Calif., public school students are learning about religion in class – but it’s probably not what you think. The geography...

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By Patsy McGarry   Evangelical Alliance Ireland (EAI) has called for a secular educational system in Irish schools, as proposed by Atheist Ireland. Commenting on debate prompted by calls...

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Neil Shubin, a paleontologist and evolutionary biologist, takes viewers through the roots of human anatomy in 'Your Inner Fish' on PBS.   Ever since Charles Darwin made his...

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As English schools consider downgrading practical science, John Baruch points out that other nations are rushing to include more. England has a bizarre plan to downgrade the...

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Late Late Show host Craig Ferguson will act as executive producer of Science Channel show. The wildly popular “I F—ing Love Science” Facebook page—which has amassed more...

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In July 2012, a few months before he was to officially take over as president of the College Board, David Coleman invited Les Perelman,...

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Most people looking for asylum in the United States say they’ve been persecuted in their home country — sometimes imprisoned and tortured. Life-and-death stuff....