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Why We Need To Stop Focusing on the Name Marzano

This is written in remembrance of Rick DuFour and Grant Wiggins who I studied for numerous years in order to become better at what we do as teachers to serve students.   1,401 more words

Professional Learning Communities

School Choice Barbecued Cajun Style

Mercedes Schneider’s newest book continues her legacy of scholarship and philosophical prescience.  In School Choice; The End of Public Education? she documents and explains many facets of the issue. 1,545 more words

Corporate Education Reform

Memo on Education to My Congressman, Scott Peters

In 2000, you became my city councilman. Then in 2012, you became my Congressman in the 52nd District. I have always respected your work and integrity. 1,597 more words

Corporate Education Reform

Background for Common Core

How Common Core Fulfills Hillary Clinton’s Education Dreams

If Hillary Clinton had never played a pivotal role in creating and accomplishing her husband’s education agenda in the ‘90s, we might well not have Common Core. 435 more words

Documentary

A Recommendation for Beyond Measure

Vicki Abeles, the director of the documentary film “Race to Nowhere”, writes about the damage modern education reform is doing to our children and our culture. 1,221 more words

Corporate Education Reform