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Scrap testing to reduce class sizes: ETFO | Orillia Packet and Times

The province should do away with widespread testing and use the savings to reduce class sizes.

Source: Scrap testing to reduce class sizes: ETFO | Orillia Packet and Times

Darwinian Nightmare

I used to have a friend who would call me a “Darwinian nightmare.” I’ll just say that this very loosely had to do with me making a habit of flaunting certain principles of evolutionary psychology. 949 more words


Getting Started-a recap

Back in the long long ago I thought getting pregnant and having a baby would be relatively straight forward-I couldn’t have been more wrong.

I went off birth control at age 26 (married for 3 years) and we tried for 4 years after stopping birth control before seeking out an RE because our insurance does not cover most infertility services/treatments. 310 more words


Checking a vintage camera's aperture

One of the most important parts of any camera are the combination of shutter and aperture which determine how much light is allowed through the lens and onto the film. 637 more words


OECD Study Identifies Causes of Low Test Scores, Misidentifies Solutions

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), which oversees the Program in International Student Assessment (PISA), has released a lengthy study comparing the nations… 478 more words


Grammatically Incorrect

I don’t often agree with Michael Wilshaw in fact I often make a point of it. However even a stopped clock yada yada, Michael Wilshaw said something so… 841 more words