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The Utah State Board of Education has invited "Utah residents to share their comments about the Utah core standards at a public meeting on Thursday, April 26", or to submit written comments by Friday, April 27.
High school government teachers don't grab many headlines. But recently we've attracted a brief burst of attention.

A few days ago, as I logged into the Wall Street Journal, I happened to glance over at the sidebar that lists the stories most read or e-mailed that day. The essay, "Why Chinese Mothers are Superior," scored th

The drama, the genius, and even the occasional naiveté of the educational documentary "Waiting for Superman" all stem from director David Guggenheim's decision to give education reform real faces.