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7. I suck at this


So, I really suck at staying consistent with this thing. I would like to be, but life. So an update, I’m down 28.5 pounds. YAY!! 256 more words


Fighting the Opiod Epidemic in Public Schools

The opiod epidemic has received widespread publicity and affected thousands of families from all strata of society across the entire country. Unlike drugs like heroin and marijuana, opioids are typically highly addictive prescription drugs that are abused by ingesting them in a fashion that leads to a higher probability of overdose. 471 more words

Measuring the value we add

Having spent last weekend judging a few categories in the IoIC awards, the topic of measurement is buzzing around my head. It formed a big part of the judging criteria, and rightly so. 609 more words

Internal Communication

Faulty "Greatschools" Data Drives Parents Out of School District... Poses Intriguing Question

I read a Mathbabe post earlier this week earlier this week describing the frustration a parent experienced when he relocated to Oregon a few years ago after completing his doctoral degree in biophysics and landing a job at Intel. 475 more words

Complete the Square

How many little squares are there in total after completing the big square? What are other square numbers? Draw pictures that show square numbers.

Number Sense

Measuring Engagement & The Dangers of Dwell-Time

I was driven to write this post after chatting to the online marketing manager of a large international company, who told me that ‘dwell-time’ was now one of their most important KPIs; and that they had issued instructions to all local marketing teams that the primary focus for the coming year was to ‘increase dwell-time’, thereby getting customers ‘more engaged’. 1,055 more words

Digital Analytics

Choice In Detroit: Spending Less and Getting Same Results = "Better Productivity"

Diane Ravitch’s links yesterday included one to a Detroit Free Press article written by Nancy Kaffer titled “The Broken Promises of School Choice”. In the article, Ms. 420 more words