‘What we must do and what we must stop doing.’
A well-regarded annual poll conducted by Gallup finds waning support for the Common Core State Standards.
‘There is no need for innocent children to go hungry because’ of the civic unrest in the Missouri city.
The opening of the new school year has now been postponed twice because of continuing unrest.
Support has gone down among the general public too.
A teacher’s response.
Benchmarking is everywhere in education now. We benchmark students in relation to standards, schools in relation to each other, or the educational performance of our own country against higher scoring competitors. Why?
‘Why would policymakers create tests that are designed to mark as failures two out of every three children? ‘
A letter about the responsibility of teachers in the aftermath of Michael Brown’s shooting death.
About Abe Lincoln and more.