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Money Is Just Paper

Susadei lovely readers,

As I sit here drinking my iced latte outside a new coffee shop targeted at the wealthier Cambodians living in Siem Reap, I am once again amazed at the rate of change that has occurred here. 499 more words

Education by Example

Two years ago, I lamented about the need for leadership in Arkansas education specifically relating to our silly consolidation law that places an arbitrary enrollment number (350 students) ahead of every other learning metric. 820 more words

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Columns

JFC Approves Rep. Czaja Proposal for School Technology Funding

The Joint Finance Committee (JFC) Thursday voted unanimously in support of a motion by Rep. Mary Czaja (R-Irma) to provide funding for a variety of technology-related needs that will be of benefit to many Wisconsin school districts and particularly to small rural school districts.   89 more words

State Budget

Rural teaching: the hard side

My fifth semester of teaching in the rural Eastern Cape will be drawing to a close in a few months.  That’s half the time which I should have owed and worked back to the government for the 10 semesters (5 years) they financed my studies, but it hasn’t been that contract that has kept me here.   1,085 more words

Rural Teaching

Broken education, failing children

Education in rural North West is in a shambles, and it is failing our children. Not the children failing school – the education system is broken and it fails to meet the needs (and rights) of children. 650 more words

Schools And Education In South Africa

Country School Conference 2015 Registration Open

Republished from a message from the keyboard of Richard Lewis:

Hello Country School Enthusiasts!

Registration is now open for the 2015 Country School Association of America Conference… 276 more words


Dorchester Mayor JJ Bear on potential closure of Dorchester Consolidated School

We spoke with JJ Bear, Mayor of Dorchester, on the morning after the first public session in the Anglophone East School District’s sustainability study, which could lead to the closure of the school later this year. 146 more words

Boardwalk Radio