Education in the United States
Aug11

Education in the United States

Education in the United States is mainly provided by the public sector, with control and funding coming from three levels: state, local, and federal, in that order. A child education is the biggest assets that a American society has, education has always be the cornerstone to any great society. Beauty, we have been reminded many times, is in the eye of the beholder, and so is education reform. Reforming anything goes far beyond...

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The American Dream

The American Dream is a national ethos of the United States, a set of ideals in which freedom includes the opportunity for prosperity and success, and an upward social mobility achieved through hard work. In the definition of the American Dream by James Truslow Adams in 1931, “life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity for each according to ability or achievement” regardless of social class...

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How Corporations Are Helping To Solve The Education Crisis

“It’s not just about giving money anymore” Mark Zuckerberg.  Companies are finding new ways to bake fixing American education into their corporate DNA. Over the past decade, climate change evidence has triggered thousands of corporations to think and act beyond the boundaries of policy. Today’s education statistics do the very same thing. Looking more closely at the facts, it’s not difficult to comprehend why. We’re in a...

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10 Things America Must Change to Turn the Country Around by Kelly D. Price

America is facing many problems, leading to a downward spiral towards economic collapse and colonialism (by foreign control). Most Americans are oblivious of the facts, but need to know them if we are ever to recover as a nation. Here are just ten problems America is currently facing. Be warned–this list may shock you! 1. Our Pledge of Allegiance states we are “one nation under God” therefore if someone is offended by the...

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The American public’s dissatisfaction with D.C. has reached new heights

By Mark Murray, Senior Political Editor, NBC News The American public’s dissatisfaction with Washington has reached new heights, according to the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll, as the political world continues to fight the same intractable battles over the budget, health care and immigration. A whopping 83 percent of Americans disapprove of Congress’ job, which is an all-time high in the survey. What’s...

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More Fathers Are Leading Single-Parent Households, Study Says by Darren Sands

Disparity reflects society’s cultural changes Single fathers may be younger, poorer and less educated than married ones, but they raise eight percent of households with children — that’s nine times higher than the same amount of single-father homes in 1960. Those numbers are according to Pew Research Center’s analysis of Decennial Census and American Community Survey. “The number of single father households has increased about...

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