Daily Archives: November 7, 2016

New York Daily News: Bury This Man in a Landslide!

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
This powerful editorial about the election was published by the New York Daily News, Donald Trump’s hometown tabloid. The editorial appeared before Comey injected his explosive news into the election. The Daily News…

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I have found my limit

Originally posted on The Mind of Hammy:
In the 1973 movie Magnum Force, Dirty Harry said ‘A man’s got to know his limitations.’ I have found mine. My limitation has been reached in being able to understand any person that…

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Teaching Science at Jordan Middle School: Joint Planning and Technology Integration

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
Team planning can be mandated by a principal or can happen naturally between like-minded teachers. At Jordan Middle School*, two science teachers in rooms adjacent to one another began…

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Jersey Jazzman Responds to David Leonhardt: Do Charters “Work”?

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A couple of days ago, New York Times’ writer David Leonardt wrote a column endorsing Question 2 in Massachusetts, which would expand charters by 12 a year for the indefinite future. He presented…

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Synchronized Teaching- The Loss of Uniqueness!

Originally posted on Diary of a Public School Teacher!:
There used to be a time when a teacher would find his/her groove teaching, a style of teaching that produced results. Of course,as the years went by, that style, hopefully, would…

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