Daily Archives: October 18, 2016

Teaching Advanced Placement U.S. History at Los Altos High School: Technology Integration

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
I observed Gabriel Stewart’s 90-minute class on September 15, 2016. Stewart, wearing a maroon polo shirt over a muscled upper body with dark slacks, is a 19 year veteran…

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Andre Agassi Making Big Money Building and Selling Charter schools

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Former tennis star Andre Agassi opened a charter school in Las Vegas a few years back. He collected millions of dollars from adoring fans. He promised that his school would prepare every student…

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John Merrow: Why John King and the NY Times Are Wrong About Teacher Education

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Perhaps you read the editorial in the New York Times a few days ago, blasting teacher education programs and approving John King’s new regulations to judge them by the test scores of the…

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