Tag: Education

Can We Just Put Malala In Charge Of Everything?: The Jon Stewart Interview (VIDEO)

Last night on The Daily Show, host Jon Stewart was rendered nearly speechless by Pakistani Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Malala Yousafzai. Many will recall that Malala, at the tender age of 15, was shot in the head by the Taliban for speaking out on the need for educating women in her country. In particular, the […]

SAT Scores Under 50 Percent – Again! (Only 43% of Students Ready for College)

From the Atlantic, “Of the 1.66 million high school students in the class of 2013 who took the SAT, only 43 percent were academically prepared for college-level work, according to this year’s SAT Report on College & Career Readiness. For the fifth year in a row, fewer than half of SAT-takers received scores that qualified […]