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The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. ―Edmund Burke

October 14, 2017
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Charter Schools: What Could Go Wrong?

Interested in charter schools as an alternative to traditional public education? Well, that makes sense, especially in a backwater like Arizona, where schools are shamefully underfunded and the resulting national and international academic rankings are similarly shameful. Are charter schools … Continue reading

July 8, 2016
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Art: A New Venture

So I signed up for a drawing class at the Shemer Art Center, a city-operated museum and artists’ center in a historic home in the ritzy Arcadia district. My friend La Maya, who has considerable talent as a painter, started … Continue reading

March 8, 2016
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Considering Grad School? 8 Things to Think About

Come on over to the Plain & Simple Press blog, where I just posted eight guidelines for people who are considering graduate school, especially a Ph.D. program. Or any degree that might lead to a job in higher ed. Cruising … Continue reading