THE POWER OF TENSION   Tension is the magnitude of the pulling force exerted by a string, cable, chain, or similar object on another object. This force is a push or pull that can cause an object to change its velocity.  Or, said differently, tension creates a force that creates...

On March 2, James Q. Wilson died at the age of 80.  He was He was the co-author of the 1982 "Broken Windows" study.  In addition to this important study, he was also a huge proponent of the role of CHARACTER in improving the health...

  This morning I read Arne Duncan's (US Secretary of Education) speech at Harvard's Askwith Forum that he gave this past Tuesday.  I thought I would pull out four items he discussed that have the most relevance to us at the MTR. Remarks of Secretary Duncan at the Askwith...