Daily Archives: May 11, 2015

Our Blog Poet on Pearson and Testing, with Apologies to Robert Frost

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Our blog poet writes a poem for Pearson: Pearson cares deeply… about what’s in their pocketses “Stopping by schools on a doughy evening’ (with apologies to Robert Frost) Whose schools these are I…

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Message to the Obama Administration and the Public

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A letter from a teacher: Dear Diane, Is there ANY way to get this website KnowYourCharter and information to the Obama admin and policy makers (maybe more important, the general public) before public…

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NEPC: Shock Treatment Doesn’t Work for Schools

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
One of Arne Duncan’s significant initiatives is the so-called “turnaround strategy,” which usually requires dramatic action, like closing the school, firing the principal, and firing all or most of the staff. This is…

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May 11, 2015 – NATIONAL TWILIGHT ZONE DAY

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