May 2007 Headlines

No-Nonsense Teaching in CA School

The American Indian Public Charter School had some of the worst grades in Oakland. Years later, parents are clamoring to get their kids in there.

Idol Contestant Puts New Twist on Hymns

One former American Idol contestant is helping worship teams add a new flare to the complex chord structure of hymns to fit a more modern worship style.

Socialization: Homeschooling vs. Schools

It was Theodore Roosevelt who said, "To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society."

Booker T: Lifting the Veil of Ignorance

Tuskegee University was founded in 1881 by a former slave - a man who went on to become the most influential American educator of his time.