Daily Archives: June 24, 2013

Karen Lewis Connects the Dots

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Karen Lewis, president of the Chicago Teachers Union, told the Chicago City Club that the city’s elites were failing the city’s children and public schools. She blamed school closings on public officials, “rich…

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Mini-Lesson: How Common Core Warps Choice Time in Kindergarten

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Renee Dinnerstein is an early childhood educator with many years of experience. In this post, she shows how the overly prescriptive approach encouraged by the Common Core can ruin the concept of Choice…

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