Girls, Math and the Fear of Failure Sarah M. Seltzer, Sarah M. Seltzer, Harvard '05, is a former editor of the Harvard Crimson's magazine. This is adapted from a column in the Crimson.
A History of Flawed Teaching Sam Wineburg, Sam Wineburg, author of "Historical Thinking and Other Unnatural Acts" (Temple University Press, 2001), is a professor in Stanford's School of Education.
The Downside of Democracy Juan Cole, Juan Cole is professor of modern Middle Eastern and North African studies at the University of Michigan. He maintains a blog on Middle East affairs, Informed Comment.