Daily Archives: April 8, 2019

MetWest: Senior Thesis Project (Part 5)

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
MetWest is a small California high school (about 160 students in 9-12 grades) located in the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD). It is part of a network of Big…

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Betsy DeVos: “Cut My Department’s Budget, Please!”

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
? Usually, members of the President’s Cabinet go before Congress to defend their department’s budget and to explain the good works the department is doing. Not Secretary DeVos! She went to a Congressional…

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Have We Stolen A Generation’s Independent Thought?

Originally posted on Mister Journalism: "Reading, Sharing, Discussing, Learning":
Peter Greene Contributor Education I look at K-12 policies and practices from the classroom perspective. “We are teaching students, literally, not to think, but instead to clear their own…

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