What if the teachers bail?

The national conversation about whether K-12 schools should re-open next month or in September has principally focused on two items: the science about whether it's safe to re-open and the internal struggle many parents have as they choose what's best for their child(ren). Missing in that conversation: What happens if a whole lot of teachers, … Continue reading What if the teachers bail?

It’s time to remake the university athletics department

The athletics department — during good times, a blight on the university in the minds of many people within higher education — is under intense scrutiny in the coronavirus era. Recognizing that few athletics departments are financially successful, the critics are demanding athletics bear an oversized burden as financial decisions are made about the 2020-21 … Continue reading It’s time to remake the university athletics department