In this era of so-called “ school choice,” a pattern has emerged: Students don’t choose their alternative schools. They’re sentenced to them. Heather Vogell reports.
The Satanic Temple put up a billboard in Springtown this week opposing the paddling of students, an issue that caused a controversy several years ago in the small town northwest of Fort Worth, TX.
Intelligent Television’s Peter B. Kaufman considers the benefits of redefining open courseware to expand the reach of the commons.
Paul Tritschler wonders why bother with education when there is no interest in freedom.
Creative Commons Poland’s co-founder, Alek Tarkowski, discusses the need for open education–and how to go even further than distinctions between price-free and lock-free.