Daily Archives: December 14, 2014

A 50-State Look at Common Core

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Most states have adopted Common Core. A few states have backed out. A few have dropped the federally funded tests. Here is a 50-state overview. The website RealClearEducation posted a different view of…

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December 14th, 2014 – NATIONAL BOUILLABAISSE DAY – MONKEY DAY

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Teacher: The day I knew for sure I was burned out

By Ellie Herman I burned out after teaching for five years at a high school in a very low-income neighborhood. What made me burn out was not that so many of my students came in with reading skills several years … Continue reading

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