Author Archives: schiltz3

College Diversity Revisited!

  College Diversity Revisited! I had originally posted an article some time ago that dealt with diversity in college but I just wanted to update the numbers. <<http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2014/04/24/more-hispanics-blacks-enrolling-in-college-but-lag-in-bachelors-degrees/>&gt; Colleges have 58% white, 19% Hispanic, 14% black, and 7% Asian. Whites make up 61.3%, Hispanic 17.8%, blacks 12.6%, and Asians 4.8%. This means that Whites are […]

Catch up With Other Countries?

Catch up With Other Countries?   My response to:   Betsy DeVos: How We Can Catch Up to Other Countries in Education The U.S. secretary of education reflects on lessons from her trip abroad By Betsy DeVos June 28, 2018 As usual I like to know the educational background of those I criticize. She has […]

Seatbelts Take Lives!

SEATBELTS KILL – THE TRUE STORY OF THE SEATBELT SCAM   I am putting this on my blog because it is no longer on the Internet. <<http://www.fiberpipe.net/~tiktin/Documents/seatbeltskill.htm>&gt;   Modified Thursday, March 07, 2013 6:59:19 AM   Over the past 46 years the federal government has spent billions of dollars to persuade, and force, the American […]

Education Nation is a Waste!

Education Nation is a Waste!   << https://www.boston.com/event/nbc-news-presents-education-nation-boston-build-the-future-6724809>&gt; Education Nation says, “NBC News and NBC Boston are bringing together education, government, business leaders and students for a live discussion on supporting students after high school. From training and career opportunities to skills for success, the two-hour broadcast will cover a wide range of topics.” It […]

Technology Need Not be a Part of Education Today

Technology Need Not be a Part of Education Today   My Critique of: Why Technology Needs To Be A Part Of Education Today Published on December 13, 2017 By Ahefaz Lakhani <<https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/why-technology-needs-part-education-today-ahefaz-lakhani>&gt; Strategic Planning, Promotional Strategy, Brand Awareness, Franchise Network Development, Profit Growth I critique this only because the author mentions the USA and PBS! […]

Education System in the Balance?   My response to: The tipping point in education reaching soon, time for disruption. Published on July 12, 2017 By Krishna Kumar Reimagining education Mr. Kumar stated, ““Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” — Jim Rohn” <<https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/tipping-point-education-reaching-soon-time-disruption-krishna-kumar>&gt; Jim Rohn was a motivational speaker. […]

Success Academy?

Success Academy?   My response to: Excellent Public Education — at Scale. It Can Be Done. Published on June 16, 2017 By Eva Moskowitz CEO and Founder at Success Academy Charter Schools << https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/excellent-public-education-scale-can-done-eva-moskowitz>&gt; As with most of my replies I like to know the educational background of the authors I critique. She has a […]