Monthly Archives: August 2013

GRAD NATION: End the dropout crisis– my critique

http://guidebook.americaspromise.org/section/are-your-high-school-graduates-ready-to-succeed-in-college [Since when did this become a crisis. It has been this way for nearly 40 years and it is just now a crisis?] IV. Are your high school graduates ready to succeed in college? More than half of all jobs in the next 10 years will require some sort of post-secondary degree, making college […]

Characteristics of Moral Principles

These are what I try to act and beliefs are based on, I hope. I publish these in effort to determine what rights we have. Characteristics of Moral Principles From Ethics: Discovering Right and WrongLouis P. Pojman 1990 A Central feature of morality is the moral principle. We have already noted that moral principles are practical […]

A Critique of — Preparing Students for STEM Careers (9-10)

Preparing Students for STEM Careers (9-10)Angela Traurig and Rich Feller   http://stemcareer.com/stemwpfolder/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/Preparing-Students-for-STEM-Careers-9-2-10.pdf   Introduction“The growth paradigm that has driven our economy for the past generation is exhausted” (Palley, 2008, p. B10). Yet the demand for skilled workers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) is closely linked to global competitiveness. How can counselors (and those […]