A grumpy old teacher trying to keep up the good classroom fight in the new age of reformy stuff.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Google Hearts TFA in Worst Way
People looking to get a job at Google might first want to spend a few years as a teacher. That is the lede for what appears to be a seriou...
Charter Takeovers Tennessee Style
If you don't have the good fortune to have a hurricane clear the public school competition out of your path, what other techniques can...
Monday, October 20, 2014
New Robes for The Testing Cult
Do you have the slightest shred of belief that the recent reformster declaration that we must get the whole testing mess under control actua...
Questioning the Test
Sarah Blaine blogs over at parentingthecore , and while she is not a very prolific, her posts are often thoughtful and thought-provoking (sh...
Weary in Wisconsin
I received the following message from one of my readers. I'm telling her story here with her permission: I am writing to you becaus...
Sunday, October 19, 2014
You may well have seen some variation on this poster: I've seen plenty of the...
Management By Screen
If you remember the film classic Aliens (a film classic that James Cameron made way before he decide...
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