From Nakonia Hayes: Texas Math...

Feb 22, 2015 by

“From Nakonia Hayes: Texas Math Standards” Member of Math TEKS Writing Committee 2.22.15   I have searched my memory bank trying to...

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FACILITATING VS. TEACHING

Mar 17, 2014 by

FACILITATING VS. TEACHING by Dave Mundy   Many of those who defend today’s “student-centered” education methodology...

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Those Amazing Builders Reviewe...

Feb 13, 2014 by

Title: Those Amazing Builders Author: Charlotte Forbes Publisher: Trilogy Publications LLC “Those Amazing Builders” is a book aimed...

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COMMON CORE DOLLARS DESTROY OP...

Dec 4, 2013 by

Corporations buying into the federal healthcare data system using huge profits made from creating federal tests aligned with Common...

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UNIONS BETRAY MEMBERS

Nov 21, 2013 by

UNIONS THAT DO NOT REPRESENT THEIR MEMBERS Embracing corporate influence and policies of greed, the National Education Association...

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Tale of Two Standards

Nov 14, 2013 by

If ever there was a time when we should be emphasizing education (more than memorizing facts or training kids for specific jobs), if...

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STRESS

Oct 24, 2013 by

Max Diniz Cruzeiro – The stress is characterized by the tension in one or more organs of the human body in a repetitive manner...

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Diane Ravitch Politicizes Anot...

Oct 23, 2013 by

RiShawn Biddle – No one beats once-respectable education historian Diane Ravitch when it comes to using senseless tragedies to...

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If great lit is eliminated, wh...

Oct 16, 2013 by

By Jamie Gass – ‘Kids don’t wonder about these things,” College Board president and Common Core national...

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The lost art of discipline

Oct 9, 2013 by

KEVIN DONNELLY – IT’S ever present but rarely acknowledged. Forget arguments about school funding, whether government or...

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Book Review: These Kids

Oct 3, 2013 by

Author: Kysa Nygreen Publisher : The University of Chicago Press Reviewed by: Caroline Knudson, Eastern New Mexico University,...

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Education – Nigeria’s Fu...

Oct 1, 2013 by

  by Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah – As we celebrate the 53rd anniversary of Nigerian Independence, our nation stands at the...

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MOOCs are Toast or at Least Sh...

Aug 1, 2013 by

George Washington University School of Business Dean Doug Guthrie takes aim again at the MOOC movement: Is it time yet to declare...

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“Confessions of a Great ...

Jul 26, 2013 by

Thus determined  a great Star Teacher by demonstrating the teaching skills researched by Dr. Martin Haberman, Distinguished...

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How knowledge is being detache...

Jul 24, 2013 by

  Assessment questions require prior knowledge of precious little content or context, but rather the application of analytical skills...

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Zimmerman roll over

Jul 23, 2013 by

What was George Zimmerman doing at that intersection was it that he was playing at being a wana be fireman and why did he recklessly...

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Hug Your Air Conditioners

Jul 23, 2013 by

The freaks from NYU want to take it away from you. These fruit cakes want the feds to regulate your life to which we say Fuck-Off!...

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What teachers are telling kids...

Jul 23, 2013 by

Robby Soave – In the wake of the verdict in the Trayvon Martin shooting, several teachers said they would invoke mob justice,...

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Common Core Hurts Education, B...

Jul 19, 2013 by

By Jane Robbins – David Coleman, the non-English teacher who wrote the Common Core national English language arts (ELA)...

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Spin It Like Duncan: US Secret...

Jun 29, 2013 by

by Christel Swasey – Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education can’t understand why Americans are demanding freedom from...

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