Daily Archives: February 27, 2020

Rep. Rosa DeLauro to Secretary DeVos: No Privatization!

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The House Subcommittee on Appropriations for Labor, Health, Human Services and Education opened hearings this morning, with Secretary DeVos as witness to testify about the Trump administration’s budget proposal. She. Wants to combine…

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What Lessons Are We Teaching Our Students!

Each school district in the State of Texas is required each year to publish a Student Handbook with the local guidelines and expectation. To assist with this each school year, the Texas Association of School Boards publishes a template to … Continue reading

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The Coronavirus Could Be A Big Moneymaker for EdTech Companies

Originally posted on gadflyonthewallblog:
? There is a special place in Hell for people who cash in on tragedy. ? But that place is reserved for the super rich – and that’s all that matters in Donald Trump’s America. ?…

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Whatever Happened to Behavioral Objectives? (Second Time Around)

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
With much interest on the part of school reformers, district administrators, and boards of education in “competency-based learning” or “outcome-based education” (also Common Core curriculum standards), wannabe reformers and…

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