Daily Archives: November 26, 2018

The Teacher Life: Grading Papers Over Holiday Break

Originally posted on deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog:
Like many teachers across these United States, I am finishing a holiday week, which means I was off from school– technically. It is true that I did not need to report to…

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A Washington Post Discussion about Education

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
I will be in Washington, D.C., on Thursday for a “discussion” about education. I put the scare quotes around discussion because the schedule is jam-packed, and there won’t be enough time for any…

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Betsy DeVos Will Be in the Hot Seat as Five House Committees Prepare to Grill Her

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
We saw at her confirmation hearing two years ago how ill-prepared Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is when questioned persistently about her views and actions. We saw a repeat performance when she was…

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