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Conservative challenges

...shortcomings and sell its exceptionalism short. In fact, we'd wager that hefty portions of both the media and educational system don't even see America as exceptional.? Conservatives have lost the battle on many hot-button social issues. Even...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-28/conservative-challeng
4 Republican candidates for South Carolina lieutenant governor promise to help seniors

...traditional values, about our Judeo-Christian heritage, about the future of our children and the future of our educational system," Moore said.All four candidates promised to help Haley in any way they could.McMaster and McKinney couldn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-05/4-republican-candidates-south-carol
Rants & Raves

...the paper about the scam. Beware, just another criminal trying to steal your money. I AM EMBARRASSED that our educational system in America grants doctoral degrees to people who can't make a coherent statement.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-28/rants-raves
Rants & Raves

...say more? HOW PLEASED I AM that our graduation rates have gone up so much. Do you know why? It's because our educational system has been dumbed down in order to appear that we have students who can actually read, write and compute at a level...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-01/rants-raves
Q&A with Augusta mayoral candidate Hardie Davis

...institution that folks look for an opportunity to invest in.Q: How will you use your office to raise the bar for educational systems ? the high schools, the elementary schools ? so our students are able to take advantage of the opportunities at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-24/qa-augusta-may
Unity preached by mayoral candidates

...incarceration rates. Education has been cut continually, over a billion dollars in several years. And Augusta's educational system lags behind Georgia's, which is 49th in the nation. So we are no doubt in a crisis situation. And we need leadership...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-04-19/unity-preached-
Is inequality of opportunities really the problem? What's the true target?

...advance despite failings in the educational process; he is motivated to persevere in spite of weaknesses in the educational system, unequal innate skills, and differences in family resources. OF COURSE, WHEN students and parents are appropriately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-02-08/inequality-oppor
Look deeper to find the real cost of attempting to reduce income inequality

...occurred despite a steeply progressive tax system, an overly aggressive regulatory system and an undisciplined educational system that has lost its will to teach children how to think with care and rigor. We have forgotten that it is the incentive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-01-26/look-deeper-find
Below the belt

...With so many of us raising these precious creatures, who ultimately go on to rule the world, you would think the educational system would put more of an emphasis on explaining the mysterious lilliputians.Still, common sense and rudimentary observation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-10-08/below-belt
NHL stars will play in 2014 Olympics

...has the best players and toward our member associations that they are able to select the best players that their educational systems have developed. I would like to thank NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and NHLPA Executive Director Don Fehr for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2013-07-19/nhl-stars-will-play-2014-o