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Leaving No Child Left Behind Behind

On December 17, 2014, I read a post entitled, Republican Leader Wants to Reduce Federal Role, on education historian Diane Ravitch’s blog. In it, she refers to leader of the House Education Committee and the Workforce, John Kline (R-Minnesota), … 1,038 more words

Common Core

A Heuristic Approach to Test Charters

One of the elements of Session-Based Test Management (SBTM) that I have found testers new to the approach struggle with the most is the creation of effective test charters. 1,545 more words


Charter Closes: Two Louisiana Teachers Granted Back Pay

On December 10, 2014, two Lafayette, Louisiana, teachers won a lawsuit for back pay due to their being reassigned from higher-paying teaching positions to lower-paying positions beginning in the 2012-13 school year. 1,082 more words


Avail Wonderful Way of Enjoying a Surfing Holiday

If you are planning a surfing holiday then Mentawai Island of Indonesia has phenomenal and ideal landscapes or geographical features which will provide an endless array of perfect set-ups to make your surfing holiday an exciting one. 302 more words


Quick! To the palace!

Sometimes I have big learned-looking points I want to make on this blog, and then at other times I just want to jump and down and tell you about something fascinating I’ve found. 2,414 more words

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Responding to Teachers' Questions: A Social Media Recipe for Educators?

Is there a recipe for social media? What are the secrets? Should I blog? I was recently asked to respond to a series of questions submitted by a group of teachers. 272 more words


Seminar CLIII: working on and out the North Italian landscape

It’s seminar report time again, and this time it was back down to London for the Earlier Middle Ages Seminar at the Institute of Historical Research where, on 7th May 2014, … 598 more words