It's interesting how previous education secretaries go on to jobs that are anti-public schooling, mostly promoting digital learning.
Arne Duncan, who was President Obama’s education secretary, just … Read More
School discipline is one of the most difficult problems facing public schools. Many private, parochial, and charter schools control enrollment, and choose not to work with students exhibiting … Read More
Long ago, it was common practice for shepherds to hang a bell around the neck of one sheep in their flock, thereby designating it the lead sheep. This animal was called the bellwether.
~Mirriam … Read More
By Jim Gifford
I recall from my youth the cliché “Duck and Cover". This was the catch-phrase created for our nuclear war drills which were designed to prepare all children at school to hide or … Read More
Who decides what slow learning is in this country? Every student deserves a free public education with teachers who understand their educational needs. Not only are corporate reformers slamming slow … Read More