Several school systems have become engulfed in cheating scandals as of late. Is the pressure to boost school performance becoming too much?
An education professor, who worked as a teacher in Atlanta Public Schools during a cheating scandal that began in 2009, explains what factors and forces lead educators to fake academic success.
A rally against President Donald Trump’s order that restricts travel to the U.S.
AP Photo/Steven Senne
This isn't the first time the US has banned people based on nationality. History shows these exclusions have put our national security at risk and caused rifts with foreign allies.
Presidential candidate Trump holds a sign at a rally.
The logic behind building a wall is centuries old. But can concrete solve the complex problems the U.S. is facing today?
Ne vous moquez pas des études sur l’humour !
Les mécanismes de l'humour sont intimement mêlés à ceux de la mémoire et de l'intuition. Depuis quelques années, c'est un sujet que les psychologues prennent très au sérieux.
Don’t laugh at the psychological study of humor.
Laughing image via www.shutterstock.com.
No longer dismissed as an undesirable negative trait to be avoided, humor is having a heyday among experimental psychologists.
Trump and Cruz during the GOP debate, round 6. North Charleston, South Carolina January 14, 2016.
Our panel of scholars listened to the sixth GOP debate with a critical ear and picked one quote to analyze.
On the US-Mexican border.
A recent study shows Donald Trump is out of date when he claims "people are pouring across our southern border".
Just who were the voteres these elections?
Editor’s note: voter turnout in this year’s midterm elections - 36.6% - was lower than in the 2010 midterms (40.9%.) According to the Pew Research Center the “party of non-voters” is more racially diverse…