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Aussie Friends of Treehorn

encouraging adults to think sensitively, to care for kids, to make wise choices….with their hearts in gear, their pens active and their votes available . 1,074 more words

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Education Readings August 21st

By Allan Alach

I welcome suggested articles, so if you come across a gem, email it to me at allanalach@inspire.net.nz

The King Has Abdicated

Phil Cullen’s take on the announcement by US academic Gene Glass of his withdrawal from the discipline of educational measurement due to its misuse by the school reform movement. 1,311 more words

Weekend Readings

The King Has Abdicated

An oversized, ugly, brutal giant called Naplan walked into a bar with a toad on his head.
The surprised barman asked, “Where did you get that thing from?” 601 more words

Australia

Don't Procrastinate, Register to take the GRE

So you’ve just started up school again (or you’re getting ready to). Summer is over and it is time to get back into the college routine. 447 more words

Test Prep

School districts get jump on school year


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Ursuline and Cardinal Mooney start the school year on Wednesday. Most school districts in Trumbull County open their doors next Monday. 186 more words

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Principals with principles

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Why NAPLAN is failing our kids

From newscom.au:

“EARLIER this week it was revealed that since NAPLAN was introduced in Australia in 2008 student achievement has stalled. Educators around the country cried in unison, wondering where it all went wrong. 138 more words

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