Category Archives: Education

readin’ and writin’ and politics.

Time to re-research.

If you have an advanced college degree and are passing yourself off as a scientific researcher, you need something to look into; consequently, someone is underwriting the expense of a project that involves babies and learning the fundamentals of speech. … Continue reading

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The Cowboy crashes and condolences.

Our family moved to Stillwater when I was a kid. My father had returned to school and rented a house on the banks of Theta Pond, the OSU reflecting pool. Looking back, I was probably too young to be wandering … Continue reading

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MidSouth school districts would receive upgrades.

School districts across the MidSouth are eyeing the possibility that President Obama‚Äôs job creation plan would contribute substantial funds toward modernization. 100 of the largest school districts serving low-income students would be eligible for some $9.9-billion in Title 1 funding. … Continue reading

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Food pyramid is out. MyPlate in for food groups.

Remember the food pyramid chart that was tacked up to the elementary school cafeteria wall? It was intended to remind everyone about the kind of foods that should be part of the daily diet, and the amounts of each type … Continue reading

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