education

Long Live the Textbook-Pirating Professor, a Robin Hood of Higher Ed

Instead of saddling their students with more expenses they can’t afford, they’re tearing down the whole system — one Xerox’d page at a time

The Impossible Paradox of ‘Kindergarten Cop’

As we approach the movie’s 30th anniversary, it becomes harder and harder to figure out why anyone thought a trigger-happy cop in an elementary school would be funny. But… it still kinda is?

Can Digital Media Literacy Courses Save Us From Our Current Nightmare of Misinformation?

Only if everyone — no matter how digitally savvy — admits that we all believe the bullshit that’s frequently peddled to us online

Three Education Experts School Us on ‘Billy Madison’

What the hell was Billy going to learn doing just two weeks of every grade, anyway?