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Discriminating LGBTQ+ Kids is Cool Now?

Disclaimer: I will probably meander off the path of my real intentions in this post. I will likely paint with extremely broad, venomous strokes. Apologies in advance for any language. 1,564 more words


Don't Call a One-Sided Conversation "Civil Discourse" - A Reaction to BEST NC's Perspective in EdNC.org

Brenda Berg’s recent perspective posted on EdNC.org’s website this past Friday is another example that appearance and reality are not always the same when it pertains to “reforming” the public education system here in North Carolina. 2,085 more words

Public Education

Cultivating Peace: A Virginia Tech Student Research Symposium on Violence Prevention, Blacksburg, VA 4/20-21, David J. Smith, keynote speaker

By: David J. Smith, February 22, 2017

The 4th Student Research Symposium, “Cultivating Peace: A Symposium for Violence Prevention,” will be held April 20-21, 2017 at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA.   84 more words

Higher Education

A Dreadful Little Satire

Christian blogger Marcia Settles said she was thinking of me when she posted this video on her blog, “A Mom Looking Up” ( https://amomlookingup.wordpress.com/ ). I hope you’ll all drop in on her and say thank you. 60 more words


A single lens view

Last week Betsy DeVos and DC Schools Chancellor Antwan Wilson visited Jefferson Middle School Academy.  Initially blocked from entering the front door by protestors who were unenthused by DeVos’ presence, she was finally able to enter the building through a side door. 678 more words


Everything Old Is New Again

A post on the Facebook group for Illinois Raise Your Hand exploded into a debate about EdTech yesterday. It started with a question about an online math program and the challenges it posed for a tech-deficient population, and quickly turned into a veritable rehash of… 774 more words

The school year so far...in memes

My blogging has been horrible as of late. However, I decided to give you an update of the school year in memes. Please feel free to add your meme as well. 117 more words