I normally don’t read the Education Section on many mainstream news sites because the articles are anemic and pro forma at best. Unfortunately, the ‘education news beat’ has taken a major hit as newspapers have cut staff and costs to save money. Yet, I found myself perusing the education news section on the Huffington Post website.… Read More Teen Pregnancy Study: Students Need Better School Support. Really?!
As I was reading the umpteenth article on the political “War on Women” I came across an article discussing the perils of maternity leave on The Nation‘s website. In “Too Often, A New Baby Brings Big Debt” the author, Bryce Covert criticizes, rightfully, the United States’ woeful policy on parental leave and worker protection in… Read More Maternity Leave For Working Women? In the U.S. That Does Not Compute