Surveying the education public as well as ‘stakeholders’ for their opinion is the latest trend in Canadian K-12 education policy. Two recent Canadian education surveys conducted in… 802 more words
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In the era of Modern Learning Environments and all the various rhetoric around what constitutes 21st Century Learning Environments, one key point seems to be lacking in the conversation. 708 more words
School systems tend to be leery of trailbrazers, especially when it comes to instilling rigour and improved student behaviour.
One U.K. school head, Katharine Birbalsingh… 1,113 more words
Before I decided to become a teacher, I tried my hand as a travel agent. The idea of travel and exotic places as a career really excited me and I, at age 18, enthusiastically entered the vocation with ideas of glamour and adventure. 1,271 more words
Six teachers from New York and New Jersey schools, myself included, spoke out on the WNYC’s Brian Lehrer show this morning, sharing their thoughts on teaching as well as the disastrous ideas of newly confirmed Secretary of Education Betsy De Vos. 18 more words