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Reinventing the High School Model

For too long now high school has been a waste of time for too many people. I always remind my students that Georg Friedrich Hegel developed his lectures on the Philosophy of Right as a course for a German Gymnasium, the equivalent of high school in the United States. Most American high schools have long…Read more Reinventing the High School Model

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Posted on 10 April 2013 | 4:10 pm

The Merging of High Schools and Colleges

The Wall St. Journal reports that more high school students are taking college courses for credit. The number of students under age 18 enrolled in community-college courses rose more than 50% in the past 10 years, to about 855,000 for the 2011-2012 academic year, according to the American Association of Community Colleges. The group says…Read more The Merging of High Schools and Colleges

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Posted on 20 December 2012 | 11:28 am

Seriously Impressive Bard Early College Students at the Arendt Center Conference

In October, a yellow school bus full of Bard High School Early College Students ┬ámade the trip to Bard College for the Hannah Arendt Center’s Human Being in an Inhuman Age Conference. Alexandra Eaton–videographer, Bard grad, and friend of the Arendt Center–was on the bus with the students and followed them along during the conference.…Read more Seriously Impressive Bard Early College Students at the Arendt Center Conference

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Posted on 23 December 2010 | 1:26 am