Wednesday, January 17, 2007

Extra Credit Reading: Wednesday, January 17, 2007

Writing his opinion in the Wall Street Journal, Charles Murray provokes thought by pointing out that half of all children are below average in intelligence. Murray then throws gasoline on the fire provokes more thought by stating that perhaps some kids just weren't meant to go to college. Update: Joanne Jacobs has more.

Just saying "maybe" to obesity: Down in the Sunshine State, the Miami-Dade School Board
is giving consideration to the idea that middle school kids don't need a daily dose of Physical Education.

Today's edition of The Carnival of Education has
swung open its gates over at Dr. Homeslice's place.
See our latest EduPosts.