Daily Archives: December 14, 2020

Should an Ed.D. or Ph.D. Be Called “Doctor?”

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Essayist Joseph Epstein wrote an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal insisting that Dr. Jill Biden should stop calling herself “Dr.” He objected to the use of the term “Dr.” for anyone…

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Trump Appoints Unqualified People to Education Research Advisory Board

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
For most of Trump’s term, he failed to appoint enough members to the National Board for Education Sciences, which has not had a quorum to meet since the end of Obama’s term. Suddenly…

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Ugly Attacks on Teachers and Teachers Unions

Originally posted on janresseger:
As a candidate for President, Joseph Biden promised to appoint a teacher or someone experienced in public school education as U.S. Secretary of Education. Now as Biden is appointing the members of his Cabinet, we are…

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