Daily Archives: October 10, 2014

Glen Ford: For-Profit Colleges Destroy the Lives of African Americans

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
This is a dynamite article about the predatory for-profit higher education sector by Glen Ford of Black Agenda Report. He pulls no punches. He writes: “The dominos are falling in the for-profit college…

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My Newest and Most Important Battle Ever…

Originally posted on The Indignant Teacher:
One year ago today marked our first full day of living in Dubai. The boys and I had arrived very late the night before, which also happened to be my 40th birthday. Starting a…

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What Education “Reformers” Do Not Understand About Teaching and Learning

Originally posted on Daniel Katz, Ph.D.:
It is often hard to understand the disconnect that seems to exist between the belief of prominent figures in education reform and the reality of teaching in America’s classrooms.  For example, at the…

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The House That Bill Gates Built?

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October 10, 2014 – NATIONAL ANGEL FOOD CAKE DAY

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