Tag: ethics

Citizen or Subject? My Letter to the Governor

written by Todd Beach   Late last week, Governor Mark Dayton contacted the president of the Minnesota Council for the Social Studies, asking her to solicit members for their…

A Jewel of History

written by H. Michael Hartoonian The United States is a jewel of history, not because of its landscape or people, but because it is fundamentally a set of…

Let’s Fix the Schools—Really!

written by H. Michael Hartoonian The media appears fond of parading out pundits and “experts,” exclaiming that our public schools are a mess and need fixing. A high…

Education: Obligations of the Profession

written by H. Michael Hartoonian   Athens, itself, is a school where we understand that, Any society that does not educate its warriors to be philosophers, And its…

A Broken Covenant

written by H. Michael Hartoonian The culture teaches. The only question is, what is our culture teaching? A necessary condition of any society that claims democratic DNA is…