Kentucky’s Ed schools resisting US News & World Report plan to rank teacher preparation institutions nationwide

Education Week reports (subscription?) that the education school complexes in Kentucky and several other states are resisting a partnership between the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) and US News & World Report magazine to rank the performance of education schools around the country. Per EdWeek, Kentucky’s Ed school crowd says the USN≀/NCTQ proposal lacks…

Taken for a ride in Nashville

Nashville, Tennessee wants limo and sedan drivers off the road. The Institute for Justice is fighting the good fight. This reminds me a bit of Bastiat’s famous petition from candlestick makers to the French Parliment. As the tongue-in-cheek complaint goes, the makers of products related to lighting didn’t like the competition … provided by the…