Daily Archives: January 16, 2017

The Myth of “Failed” School Reform, Part 3

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
Practitioner time. If media time (see previous post) often looks like speeded-up Chaplinesque frames from 1920s films, then think of practitioner time as slow motion. One example should suffice.…

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Educators in North Texas Unite in Rage Against A-F Grades and Vouchers

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The Texas legislature is starting a new session and once again Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick (former rightwing talk show host) will lead a fight for vouchers. ? Once again, legislators from rural and…

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A Different Way of Teaching about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
? ? Jaime Franchi of the Long Island Press shared with me this engaging blend of audio, video, and music, all about the life of Dr. King. She says it was inspired by…

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