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The Education Method and Organization

It was wonderful that day I met Larry Lawrence at a Chicago Hotel frequented by Al Capone (The Drake Hotel). We were in Chicago for the National Public Education conference. 1,971 more words


The Schools We Don't Want

There are plenty of people ready to speak out about the type of schooling we no longer want, the industrial model education of yesterday that gets perpetuated in slightly altered forms despite the weight of voices to speak out against it. 622 more words


Why Consequences Need to Change

In my last post, I spoke of how behaviour management policies, and how theories of behaviour management, don’t always work well in practice for all students. 2,270 more words


Opinion: Failing-schools bill needs to add choices for Georgia's students

Lawmakers are taking another crack at improving Georgia’s failing schools, and it seems the new approach is to make it an inside job.

A new position of “chief turnaround officer” would be filled by a veteran of the public schools, with candidates suggested by the… 513 more words


No Namer: A Poem on My Students' Handwriting

“I have a no-namer!”

Called out absent-mindedly

As I instinctively write your name at the top of the paper mid-bell



Of you

I fear the day when I sit down… 172 more words

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Charter Schools Any Good?

Charter Schools Any Good?

Testifying at NAACP hearing: Are charters the answer for ed?

Published on February 13, 2017

By Julian Vasquez Heilig

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Jobs and Education

Jobs and Education

I have written before on this when I used percentages of both supply and demand. But I was assuming that the number of people in the workforce and the number jobs were the same. 530 more words