A grumpy old teacher trying to keep up the good classroom fight in the new age of reformy stuff.
Thursday, July 31, 2014
What Ever Happened to Learn More Go Further?
In honor of Throwback Thursday, I decided to follow up on one of my favorite reformy intiatives. Mounted by way of Jeb Bush by way of FEE, a...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Conservatives Backing Away from Reform
Stephanie Simon's Politico piece " Mom's winning the Common Core war " includes a sort of second breath rededication of pu...
BATS and Arne
There's not a lot for me to add to Mark Naison's account of the meeting between six BAT representatives and several Department of Ed...
The engageNY CCSS Primer
In which engageNY provides a brief explanation of why the Core is baloney That one-stop-shopping for fully sliced Core baloney, engageNY, ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
One True Path
In the midst of celebrating Coleman's awesomeness at Aspen, the architect of Common Core explain...
Monday, July 28, 2014
David Coleman Is Superman!
Politico dipped into the David Coleman at Aspen Ideas festival file and pulled out a quote in which Coleman admits that “I think then we ma...
Seasoned Teachers Not Getting Filthy Rich
In other news, scientists anticipate the sun rising in the East tomorrow morning. Okay, this might...
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