Monday, January 18, 2021
A Really Bad Anti-Public School Analogy
You know I love a good analogy. I spent four decades trying to help people understand one thing by connecting it to some other thing. So I l...
Donors Choose Monday: Small Things
I have been trying to make a regular weekly attempt to give some small support to teachers on Donors Choose, a platform that allows teachers...
Sunday, January 17, 2021
ICYMI: Well, Nothing Blew Up This Week Edition (1/17)
Did we just get through a whole week without anything more than whingings based on the willful misunderstanding of the First Amendment and a...
Saturday, January 16, 2021
Moral Distress and Teaching
I've run across this new-to-me term several times in the past few months-- moral distress. It wasn't developed for the teaching pro...
Friday, January 15, 2021
PA: Chester Upland School District On Verge of Charterization
I don't usually do this, but I've spent a ton of time working on a Forbes.com piece about a PA school district that is on the verge ...
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
AZ: Teachers Slapped Yet Again
Arizona is one of a handful of states that owe a debt to Florida; were it not for the Sunshine State, Arizona would be a strong contender fo...
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Did DeVos Get A Raw Deal
In today's National Review, Rick Hess is suggesting that Betsy DeVos got a raw deal, that attacks on her "have taken a torch to th...
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