Peter Greene actually is a plan to reconfigure American education. This is not humor or parody. The is not fake news. It is real. http://curmudgucation.blogspot.com/2017/02/the-hard-rights-planning-document-for.html?m=1 The religious right has waited a long time to put one of their own in charge of the Department of Education. Now they have succeeded. Now the plan begins.
We own too many books. I’ve confessed this before, and it surprises no one. Don and I spend too much time sorting, culling, dusting, moving, and shelving books. Without constant maintenance, our book collection would take over our lives and home. We have tried to control our book hoarding tendencies, but it’s a losing battle. […]
Bob Braun was a star investigative reporter in New Jersey. Now he is retire and blogs about the misdeeds and antics and corruption in his state. He is deeply knowledgeable about education. In this post, he wonders whether the allies of public education have the guts and the will to save their public schools from […]
Heinemann Professional Development Workshops: Book Love: Developing Depth, Stamina and Passion in Adolescent Readers Place every single student- no exceptions- on a reading journey. https://t.co/tkjXFUSA12 @pennykittle #engchat https://t.co/IYdNm70Gsp tags: engchat twitter One more reason to bring my dog to class: How to G One more reason to bring my dog to class: How to Give […]
Great idea! Read more about this opinion at: https://www.edsurge.com/news/2016-07-21-why-instructional-design-must-focus-on-learning-outcomes-not-learning-activities
If you need some help integrating and implementing project based learning with standards, Edutopia has some tips: http://www.edutopia.org/blog/aligning-projects-with-standards-dana-mccauley
Doug Johnson, techology educator extraordinaire, writes about the benefits of teachers using technology. Read more here: http://www.educationworld.com/a_tech/columnists/johnson/johnson033.shtml