Daily Archives: February 27, 2015

Ramnath Subramanian: Strong student discipline at heart of successful schools

The following is one of the most accurate piece that has been written in a long time.  Successful schools have strong student discipline. Teachers who teach at these campuses know that students who disrupt instruction will be removed from their … Continue reading

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Charters (Buicks) are Good Because They are Charters (Cars): DUH!

Originally posted on Cloaking Inequity:
Does this sentence make sense? Just because I call it an car (charter school), it has high reliability and quality in build. Are all cars (charter schools) awesome because I call them automobiles (charters)!? Or is…

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Paul McKimmy: Why Did Noah Fail?

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Paul McKimmy, a professor at the University of Hawaii, tells the story of his two children, one of whom was a very successful student, the other–Noah– fared poorly. What to do? According to…

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February 27, 2015 – NATIONAL STRAWBERRY DAY – NATIONAL KAHLUA DAY – NATIONAL POLAR BEAR DAY

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