Daily Archives: May 20, 2019

Bernie Sanders’ Bold Plan for Education

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
? Senator Bernie Sanders has produced an excellent plan for education . Thus far, he is the only candidate to address K-12. His first principle is crucial: Every human being has the fundamental…

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Pearson’s Plans for 2025: Make Sure You Are Seated When You Read This

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Pearson has plans for the future. Its plans involve students, education, and profits. Pearson, of course, is the British mega-publishing corporation that has an all-encompassing vision of monetizing every aspect of education. Two…

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Chalkbeat Reporter Tried to Attend Board Meetings at Charter Schools, But…

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
? Koby Levin, reporter for Chalkbeat, tried to attend meetings of the board of 10 charter schools in Detroit. It was challenging, to say the least. When parents have an issue with their…

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The Hype of “Transforming” Teaching and Learning

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
Three years ago, I published this post. I didn’t expect anything much to happen with the over-use of the word “transform” and nothing did. The word continues to be…

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