Teaching civility in schools will re-instill an attitude of respect | Lloyd E. Sheaffer

BY: - August 28, 2023

Again it is that wonderful time of the year: back to school. While parents applaud and students complain, both contingents know the ten-month term is essential to a well educated citizenry. The three Rs—Reading, ’Riting, and ’Rithmetic—are as vital now as they were in 1852 when Massachusetts enacted the first compulsory education law in the […]


Getting rid of online comments doesn’t mean the end of dialogue. But it does mean the start of civility | Lloyd E. Sheaffer

BY: - February 2, 2020

Let us all work to exchange ideas and debate important issues with comity rather than hostility. We can — and must — do better.