Recent Articles by Mary McConnell
Published: Friday, April 27, 2012 12:00 am MDT
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.
Published: Sunday, May 15, 2011 12:00 am MDT
High school government teachers don't grab many headlines. But recently we've attracted a brief burst of attention.
Published: Sunday, January 16, 2011 12:00 am MST
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...
Published: Sunday, December 5, 2010 12:00 am MST
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.