A grumpy old teacher trying to keep up the good classroom fight in the new age of reformy stuff.
Monday, April 20, 2015
EdPost and VIVA Serve Reheated CCSS Leftovers
In the ongoing search for a Common Core PR bump, Education Post with the use of VIVA Idea Exchange has issued a report, trotted out for the ...
Managing Across the Moat
Several of my friends in the business world have told me that modern management is taught to keep its distance. "You are supposed to li...
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Dear Burbank School Board
Dear Burbank School Board: I have no dog in your particular superintendent hunt, but as a blogger, unsolicited advice is my (non-paying) b...
Arne Bumbles Dyslexia Grilling
Oh, it just hurts. Here's a link to a clip from 2016 Budget grilling of Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. In it, Senator Bill Cassi...
Driving Ed Reform
I don't know as much about Michael Fullan as I'd like to. Fullan is an educational expert-professor-consultant from Canada who has b...
Saturday, April 18, 2015
NPE: My Session
For those of you who are going to Chicago (cause your baby can take you), we'll have two opportunities to meet. One will be at the lunch...
Am I Counting Down?
One of the things that absolutely burns my toast, grinds my gears, and irritates my irritatable places at this time of year is The Question....
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