Sunday, October 22, 2017
About That Zip Code
Your education shouldn't be determined by your zip code. If we've heard that once, we've heard it a zillion times, but almost ...
Another Faux Teacher Memoir
It takes two reviewers at the Atlantic-- James Forman Jr. and Arthur Evenchik -- to gush over Michelle Kuo's Reading with Patrick, wit...
ICYMI: After A Week Off Edition (10/22)
So a week ago I was in a Phoenix hospital. This week I'm at home. Home is better. Here's some reading for you. Remember to amplify ...
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Kansas Takes the Lead
Kansas has found a way to leap to the head of the pack in the race to dismantle public education. Mind you, Kansas has been working on the...
Friday, October 20, 2017
8 Rules for Writing
Every October 20, the National Council of Teachers of English celebrates the National Day on Writing. I'll admit I have misgivings-- it ...
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Gates Shifts Gears Again (And Claims To Have Learned Things)
Today in Cleveland, wealthy education amateur Bill Gates announced that he and Melinda are about to drop another $1.7 Billion-with-a-B on e...
Charter Leader: Can We Talk?
Public Source is a news outlet centered in Pittsburgh, and they've been working their way through a series about charter schools. Is it ...
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