Feature Reports

Issues in Education: Politics at School & Common Core Scores

10.08.18 | Bob Price

Dr. Ralph Kerr at the Teaching and Learning Institute discusses the issues in the news as they pertain to public education in NY and PA.

Issues in Education: Mental Health Classes in NY / Troopers in School in PA

09.24.18 | Bob Price

Dr. Ralph Kerr with the Teaching and Learning Institute in Houghton, NY weighs in on the important issues in the news as they pertain to public education in NY and PA.

Issues in Education: The Future of Teachers Unions

09.10.18 | Bob Price

Dr. Ralph Kerr at the Teaching and Learning Institute talks about an important Supreme Court Ruling in June that takes some of the politics out of public education.

Issues in Education: Finishing Strong

06.11.18 | Bob Price

Dr. Ralph Kerr at the "Teaching and Learning Institute" shares some insights for parents, students and teachers about how to finish the school year strong!

Issues in Education: School Budget Day in NY / College Mergers in PA

05.14.18 | Bob Price

Dr. Ralph Kerr at the Teaching & Learning Institute talks about the hot-button issues in the news as they pertain to public education in NY and PA.

Issues in Education: Ranking of States "Education Report"

04.30.18 | Bob Price

This week, Dr. Ralph Kerr discusses class size, enrollment and teacher salaries in NY and PA and how that compares to the national average.

Issues in Education: Standardized Testing

04.16.18 | Bob Price

Yearly standardized testing is underway again for 3rd thru 8th graders. Dr. Ralph Kerr at the Teaching & Learning Institute has some thoughts on how these exams are being administered, 5 years in.

Issues in Education: Student Walkouts

03.19.18 | Bob Price

This week, Dr. Ralph Kerr talks about last week's student walkouts to protest gun violence at school.

Issues in Education: School Safety

03.05.18 | Bob Price

Dr. Ralph Kerr at the Teaching and Learning Institute discusses what needs to happen to ensure our schools are safe in light of the most recent school shooting.

Issues in Education: Getting a Handle on School Spending

02.12.18 | Bob Price

Why does public education cost so much? Dr. Ralph Kerr at the Teaching and Learning Institute talks about some practical things schools can do to cut down on costs.

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