Betsy DeVos rarely makes a statement without referring to her idea of Education Freedom. She is, of course, referring to school vouchers.
But as education secretary she has been more about denying … Read More
Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.
One education topic that … Read More
Public schools provide support staff that help teachers consider the whole child. This includes the role of the school psychologist. These professionals are the experts that make a school and school … Read More
Even though gifted is listed as a special education category, Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) never adequately addressed it. Intellectually advanced students are complex, not always easy to … Read More
Reading First was President George W. Bush's signature reading program, the cornerstone of No Child Left Behind. With a $6 billion price tag (a billion per year for six years), it promised "scientific … Read More