Hmmm….Looks like my Gazette links don’t work anymore. Fortunately, the headline gives the take-home. Source: Charleston Gazette-Mail | Majority of W.Va. students miss mark on new Common-Core aligned test
Maybe this explains some of the odd things that have been going on with my developmental math classes…. The HEPC has been seeking to dissuade colleges from placing students in zero-credit remedial courses that haven’t proven effective. “Results have been … Continue reading
Five key questions – and answers – about the leaked TPP text. Select members of Congress have had very limited access to the draft treaty texts. After Thursday’s leak of the intellectual property chapter it is obvious why the USTR … Continue reading
Taken together, the two studies underscore a disturbing trend: While advancements in medicine and technology have prolonged U.S. life expectancy and decreased premature deaths overall, women in parts of the country have been left behind, and in some cases, they … Continue reading
A plucky amateur dared to question a celebrated psychological finding. He wound up blowing the whole theory wide open. via Nick Brown Smelled Bull by Vinnie Rotondaro Narratively – Narratively: Local stories, boldly told..
PLOS Biology: Clues to Our Past: Mining the Human Genome for Signs of Recent Selection.
Unreliable research: Trouble at the lab | The Economist. It is tempting to see the priming fracas as an isolated case in an area of science—psychology—easily marginalised as soft and wayward. But irreproducibility is much more widespread. A few years … Continue reading
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