education

Rising Tensions in the Middle East

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Monday’s show, we discuss current world events including this administration’s trade policy and developments in Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Syria and Iraq with author and historian Marc Schulman. We also visit with the President of the Foundation for Economic Education Larry Reed about the inspiring story of “Real Hero” in ... Read More »

How Are Our Public Schools Doing?

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we discuss the yesterday’s Collier County School Board Candidate Forum as well as the vetting process for science textbooks in the Collier County Public Schools with the co-founder of the Florida Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh.  We discuss the U.S News & World Report ranking of Public High ... Read More »

The Importance of Personal Property Rights in a Free Society

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Wednesday’s show we continue our conversation with Constitutional Scholar and Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy about the law and public policy issues surrounding “gun control.”  We also visit with local author and professor at Mercy College, Andrew Joppa about the importance of and government violation of personal ... Read More »

Vetting Textbooks in Collier County Schools

Listen Now! Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we discuss the vetting process for science textbooks in the Collier County Public Schools as well as the upcoming School Board Candidate Forum with the co-founder of the Florida Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh.  We discuss the “gun control “walkout at Naples High School with David ... Read More »

The XYZ’s of Socialism

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we discuss “The XYZ’s of Socialism,” a terrific new ebook recently written by President Larry Reed and published by the Foundation for Economic Education.  We discuss history and social studies textbooks and the planned walkouts today in Collier County Public Schools with David Bolduc, the head of ... Read More »

Improvement in Florida Public Education Testing Results?

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we discuss tomorrow’s Roundtable for candidates for Florida Governor and Attorney General coming to Naples as well as initiatives to support better public school education with the Co-Founder of the Florida Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh.  We continue the discussion of public education in Collier County Schools with ... Read More »

Protecting Patents and Private Property Rights

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Thursday’s show, we visit with Dr. Allen Weiss, the President and CEO of NCH Healthcare, about new cardiac procedures at NCH Healthcare that will save and extend lives. Our State Representative Byron Donalds and I discuss Florida public education as well as misunderstood legislation about beach-front property rights. The ... Read More »

Which Metrics Really Matter in Public Education?

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we discuss the upcoming Roundtable for candidates for Florida Governor and Attorney General coming to Naples as well as initiatives to support better public school education with the Co-Founder of the Florida Citizens’ Alliance Pastor Rick Stevens.  We continue the discussion of public education in Collier County ... Read More »

Meet the Candidates

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we discuss the meaning of Good Friday and Easter as well as an upcoming forum to visit candidates for Florida Governor and Attorney General with the Co-Founder of the Florida Citizens’ Alliance Pastor Rick Stevens.  We continue the discussion of Easter and public education in Collier County ... Read More »

Do Our Public School Systems Resist Positive Change?

  Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Thursday’s show, we visit with Dr. Allen Weiss, the President and CEO of NCH Healthcare, about the growth and impact of “Blue Zones” on the quality of life on the Paradise Coast. Our State Representative Byron Donalds and I discuss the Florida public schools systems and their inherent ... Read More »