News + Politics

Adam Grant’s Philosophy of Giving

How Adam Grant got schooled by a kid on his own theories.
The New + the Next

Schools Get Graded on Racial Equity

Demar Pitman has come up with a novel way to track the racial discipline gap.
The New + the Next

Is It Time to End the Socratic Insanity in Law Schools?

Does this method of traumatizing students still have a role to play in Juris Doctor programs?.

The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.
True Stories

Striking Teachers and Terror on the Picket Lines

Mike Friedberg took his kids out to picket for Chicago's striking teachers while social media misinformation stoked counterstrike agita.
The New + the Next

Are Four-Day School Weeks Coming to a District Near You?

A number of districts in the West and Midwest are cutting school once a week to save both money and teacher morale.
Around the World

Can South Africa Teach Us a Lesson in Fixing Educational Gender Gaps?

After little improvement in decades, the country now hopes dedicated support networks can encourage female leadership.
True Stories

Savaged by Dogs, Saved by Slipknot

In the aftermath of a dog attack, a kid is rescued by metal maniacs Slipknot.
News + Politics

The Race Gap Nobody Is Talking About Is in the Classroom

For student performance — and well-being — the lack of nonwhite teachers is taking a toll.

The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
True Stories

OZY's New Podcast: My PhD in Crack. A Beauty Queen’s Rise and Fall

Josefine Nauckhoff was a Swedish noble, beauty queen, Nietzsche scholar and professor until things spun out of control into crack addiction and prostitution.
Around the World

Why Foreign Students Are Flocking to Russia

Higher education is a valuable tool in Russia’s soft power arsenal.

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