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Mitchell's Education Summit Proposal

In the March 26 web edition of Diane Ravitch’s website,Ken Michell proposes a fascinating idea for an education summit.

My comments are next, followed by Ravitch’s and Michell’s.

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Common Core

From the UK: Is it appropriate to test 4 year olds?

UK Secretary of State for Education, Nicky Morgan and the panelists respond to the question, “Is it appropriate to test 4-year-olds in school?”  The quality of responses is high, and it provides a lot of food for thought. 152 more words


People make my job difficult

Rant time.

So I’m stuck on a project that in theory should be a simple matter of me going onto the site, testing Wi-Fi and ethernet and phones. 182 more words


Sample PSAT available

New SAT practice tests will be available in June from CollegeBoard. For now, though, you can take a look at the redesigned PSAT by downloading… 16 more words


Dear NYS Assembly Members: Did We Stutter?

Allies of public education in New York have had some hope that Assembly Democrats were getting the message and were preparing to truly challenge Governor Andrew Cuomo’s… 1,856 more words

Social Justice

The Value of Experience

I just finished reading Anne of Avonlea in which Anne (of Green Gables fame) becomes a teacher.  At the age of 16. Teaching students she went to school with.   327 more words