Category Archives: Education

School Shooting in Ohio Injures Five

Tragedy unfolded around 7:30 this morning in the small Ohio town of Chardon, as an armed gunman entered the city’s high school and began firing shots in the cafeteria. The suspect, believed to be a student at Chardon High School, … Continue reading

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Ronan Farrow Named 2012 Rhodes Scholar

Despite my own accomplishments, the perfectionist in me has always been jealous of those uber-smart, ridiculously talented, full-ride-to-Harvard-at-age-12 type of people. Ronan Farrow, the son of Woody Allen and actress Mia Farrow, is one of the most famous of these … Continue reading

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50 Year Anniversary of Russian Yuri Gagarin Being The First Man in Space Before Immediately Being Overshadowed By Neil Armstrong, America

April 12, 1961 was a historic day for all mankind. Not even a half century prior, man (specifically two men, the Wright Bros.) had just begun to defy gravity by creating the first manned flying vessel in Kitty Hawk, North … Continue reading

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Obama Says “More Money” is Needed for Education Reform

During a presentation at a technology school in Boston, President Obama stated, in response to educational strategy nationwide, “People started to realize what is needed is not either, or — not either more money or more reform, it’s both and. Both … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

A quote from Martin Luther King, Jr: “Shallow understanding from people of good will is more frustrating than absolute misunderstanding from people of ill will,” wrote King in a letter while in jail in Birmingham, Alabama. President Ronald Reagan signed this … Continue reading

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Busywork-Related Google Trends Reveal Little Actual Teaching Going on at US Schools this Week

As you may have observed, here at Juggle we try to keep abreast of what’s hot on the Internet via Google Trends. Usually this means something Justin Bieber-related, but occasionally something really interesting comes up, and today is one of … Continue reading

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The Case of the Mysterious Astoria University SkyMall Ad

Over the weekend, one of us had the privilege of flying on Southwest Airlines. Since some ridiculous agreement between the FAA and airlines means that we’d be yelled at if we broke out our iPad/iPod/Kindle or anything else fun or informative, we … Continue reading

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James Franco Has Been Seeing Other Schools

Though he pulled out of his gig as UCLA‘s commencement speaker just one year after his 2008 graduation, James Franco‘s thirst for knowledge is remains unquenchable. The Yale Daily News reports that the Spider-Man frenemy has been accepted to Yale‘s … Continue reading

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