Daily Archives: December 21, 2014

Michigan Outrage: School Funds to be Spent on Arena

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The Attorney General of Michigan ruled that it was appropriate to use school funding to build a new hockey arena for the Red Wings. “Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette quietly issued an opinion…

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Message to Politicians: If Teaching is a Profession, Let Teachers Teach

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Journalist Charlie Mitchell in Mississippi has advice for politicians: stop telling teachers how to teach. What an idea! He writes: “Do members of the Legislature go over to Highway Patrol headquarters to instruct…

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December 21, 2014 – NATIONAL HOMELESS PERSONS’ REMEMBRANCE DAY – NATIONAL FLASHLIGHT DAY – NATIONAL FRENCH FRIED SHRIMP DAY – CROSSWORD PUZZLE DAY – WINTER SOLSTICE

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