Sex Education in Schools Needs an Upgrade

Despite the prickly challenges it presents, sex education has always been an issue that many educators have championed, perhaps even more so now as the #MeToo movement has forced the nation to confront the pervasiveness of sexual assault in our

Health Tips from an Educator Walkout

Over the past few months, educators across America have staged walkouts and demonstrations to bring attention to abysmal conditions facing our schools and students after decades of funding neglect. It took courage, and also stamina. Marching and rallying for hours

Russia makes new push on research

A Russian government shake-up creating a new Ministry of Science and Higher Education is seen as a potential boost to the integration of universities with research, and to the country’s excellence initiative. Previously, Russian universities were the responsibility of the

A Better List Of Ideas For Project-Based Learning

A Better List Of Ideas For Project-Based Learning by TeachThought Staff At TeachThought, we’re huge fans of project-based learning. While there is no magic bullet of practice, program, or framework that automatically produces progressive and effective learning, what makes project-based

The rise of PrEP on college campuses

WASHINGTON — At the annual college health administrators’ conference Tuesday, one presenter laid out a scenario all too common among students: an 18-year-old gay man, a first-year student who was once sexually stifled in the small town where he grew