Children fear third grade retention. It doesn't motivate them to learn. They don't read earlier because of it. Retention is not effective. It's scary and could haunt a child forever.
Third grade … Read More
Like most who support public education and the teaching profession, I routinely pore over media reports to learn what the Democratic candidates will bring to the table for PreK-12 education, and … Read More
It's odd and detrimental that the National Reading Panel is highlighted in reports as science, used to promote phonics and criticize how teachers teach reading. It has become so intense that teachers … Read More
Like most people, I like a sale, but there are some things that don't pan out at bargain prices, like America's public school teachers.
Most teachers are paid by a career ladder. This means they … Read More
Serious education issues in public schools are recycled because the ulterior motive of some is to end public education. Research is repeatedly ignored. Why are school administrators clueless? How is … Read More