Sara Mosle

Sara Mosle teaches writing at Philip's Academy Charter School in Newark, N.J., and has written about education for Slate, the New York Times, and the Atlantic among other publications.

Aug. 30 2013 7:28 AMParents Make Better TeachersCharter schools are hiring young educators who only stick around for a few years. Bad move.
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March 24 2010 2:48 PMPelosi: The Meryl Streep of American Politics
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Feb. 8 2010 10:49 AMJenny Sanford, Bad Parent
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Jan. 27 2010 3:47 PMThe iPad Is So Cool It Scares Me
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July 17 2009 8:00 AMTina Brown's Clinton Chronicles
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June 24 2009 6:07 PMThe Sanford Debacle Proves Local Newspapers Matter
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May 14 2009 5:17 PMFools’ Names and Fools’ Faces on Facebook
Dec. 15 2008 6:14 PMLights, Camera, ChristmasThe weirdest and worst holiday light displays in America.
Aug. 5 2008 3:28 PMYou Are Now Free To Move Your Kid About the CountryThe best (and worst) travel gear for parents.
April 22 2008 1:11 PMFriday Night LightsWhy aren't you watching the best show on television?
Oct. 1 2007 12:21 PMThe Man Who Transformed American EducationWhat Albert Shanker has to teach us today.
Feb. 18 2004 3:49 PMWhere To Start the Revolution?
June 21 2002 12:51 PMScoreThe new (and improved) theology of the SAT.
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June 21 2010 10:13 AMToy Story 3's Real Subject: Parenthood
March 11 2010 9:43 AMFacing Up to Our IgnoranceDiane Ravitch shares a timely lesson: We don't (yet) know how to save schools.
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Feb. 4 2010 2:46 PMNo One Has Nannies-So Can We Please Stop Writing About Them?
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Dec. 15 2009 10:35 AMWhy Houston's Good Old Boys Should Embrace Their New Lesbian Mayor
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June 26 2009 12:52 PMWhat Michael Jackson Can Teach the Gosselins
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May 27 2009 5:38 PMCritics of Sotomayor Aren't Guilty of Racism or Sexism. They're Guilty of Ageism!
March 23 2009 6:58 AMThe Educational Experiment We Really NeedWhat the Knowledge Is Power Program has yet to prove.
Sept. 2 2008 6:49 AMHow Children Stop FailingIt takes a village to raise a school.
May 19 2008 7:23 AMTeach for America Grows UpWhat TFA can teach the NCLB era.
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Nov. 5 2007 3:00 PMSick ManGuiliani's flip-flop on health insurance for kids.
Feb. 19 2004 3:20 PMHypocrites, Toothless Labor Laws, and Saving Day Care
Feb. 17 2004 1:35 PMThe Working Mother's Dilemma



Slate Plus Early Read: The Self-Made Man

The story of America’s most pliable, pernicious, irrepressible myth.

Rehtaeh Parsons Was the Most Famous Victim in Canada. Now, Journalists Can’t Even Say Her Name.

Mitt Romney May Be Weighing a 2016 Run. That Would Be a Big Mistake.

Amazing Photos From Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution

Transparent Is the Fall’s Only Great New Show

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Rehtaeh Parsons Was the Most Famous Victim in Canada

Now, journalists can't even say her name.


Lena Dunham, the Book

More shtick than honesty in Not That Kind of Girl.

What a Juicy New Book About Diane Sawyer and Katie Couric Fails to Tell Us About the TV News Business

Does Your Child Have Sluggish Cognitive Tempo? Or Is That Just a Disorder Made Up to Scare You?

  News & Politics
Sept. 29 2014 10:00 PM “Everything Must Change in Italy” An interview with Italian Prime Minster Matteo Renzi.
Sept. 29 2014 7:01 PM We May Never Know If Larry Ellison Flew a Fighter Jet Under the Golden Gate Bridge
Dear Prudence
Sept. 29 2014 3:10 PM The Lonely Teetotaler Prudie counsels a letter writer who doesn’t drink alcohol—and is constantly harassed by others for it.
  Double X
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Sept. 29 2014 1:52 PM Do Not Fear California’s New Affirmative Consent Law
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Slate Fare
Sept. 29 2014 8:45 AM Slate Isn’t Too Liberal, but … What readers said about the magazine’s bias and balance.
Brow Beat
Sept. 29 2014 9:06 PM Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice Looks Like a Comic Masterpiece
Future Tense
Sept. 29 2014 11:56 PM Innovation Starvation, the Next Generation Humankind has lots of great ideas for the future. We need people to carry them out.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 29 2014 12:01 PM This Is Your MOM’s Mars
Sports Nut
Sept. 28 2014 8:30 PM NFL Players Die Young. Or Maybe They Live Long Lives. Why it’s so hard to pin down the effects of football on players’ lives.