Newspaper Articles – Morgan Sweeney

Study Finds ‘Troubling’ Lack of U.S. History Knowledge

Comedian Jay Leno periodically devotes a few minutes of his TV show to “jaywalking” segments, where he and his camera crew take to the streets and quiz passersby about basic historical facts.

United Kingdom Pursues Scattering of Rigorous, Free-Market Education Reforms

To the dismay of United Kingdom teachers’ unions, this school year 600,000 British students will be tested on basic grammar and writing.

Change.org Controversy Highlights Democratic Party Split Over Education

Change.org recently dropped two education reform groups from its list of clientele soon after one posted a petition challenging the Chicago Teacher’s Union on the popular progressive website.