Amanda Ripley
Amanda Ripley

Amanda Ripley is the author of The Smartest Kids in the World—and How They Got That Way, and a Senior Fellow at the Emerson Collective.

June 17 2014 12:01 AMHigher Calling To improve our schools, we need to make it harder to become a teacher. 
The Hive
Oct. 20 2010 3:33 AMBrilliance in a BoxWhat do the best classrooms in the world look like?
Sept. 5 2013 9:15 AMBan School Bake SalesDo American parents spend too much time volunteering at their kids’ schools?
Jan. 19 2009 4:11 PMHow Not To Get Trampled at the InaugurationDon't go with the flow.
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Hang Up And Listen
Dec. 1 2015 3:21 PM The “Violating His Amateur Status” Bonus Segment The Hang Up and Listen hosts cover speedcubing—from the algorithms of Rubik’s Cubes to the sport’s record-breaking competitors.