Education

Standard education test yields substandard results

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 21st of November, 2019. So glad you’ve joined us today for The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up, the nation’s report card.

Dying to join a fraternity?

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Tuesday, the 19th of November, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up today: boys behaving badly.

A rise in homeschooling

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: school choice.

College essay mills challenge academic integrity

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It: buying college essays.

Is forgiving student loan debt a good idea?

NICK EICHER, HOST: The student debt crisis has become a hot topic for Democratic presidential hopefuls. Several candidates support the free college plan popularized by Bernie Sanders in 2016.

A realistic commencement speech

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, May 30th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. It’s commencement season. And as we have observed,  sometimes that means suffering through long and meaningless speeches.

Parents fight California sex ed lessons

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: sex ed in California.

Playing chess in school

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Thursday, May 16th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: Competitive chess, and I mean competitive. 

Are schools safe enough?

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: school shootings.

Preparing for college

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: preparing students for college.