» Poet on “The Stories Data Never Tell”
Responding to a post of the same name by Larry Lee of Alabama, SomeDam Poet writes: “The stories that data never tell” The stor... read more.
» California: Deal Struck in Legislature to Reform Ch...
Kyle Stokes of public radio station KPCC reports that a deal has been struck between the California Teachers Association and th... read more.
» Tom Ultican’s Sharp Critique of What Went Wrong and...
Tom Ultican became a teacher of math and physics in San Diego after a career in Silicon Valley. He is retiring. He loves teachi... read more.
» SEL Weekly Update
I’ve recently begun this weekly post where I’ll be sharing resources I’m adding to The Best Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Res... read more.
» How the Richest County in California Got Its New Ch...
Marin County in California is the wealthiest in the state. The seemingly idyllic Ross Vallley is now torn between two factions ... read more.
» Here’s What I’m Doing As A Final With Beginning ELLs
I’ve previously shared what I’ve done for final exams in my Intermediate English Language Learner class (see My Rev... read more.
» DeVos Hires Top Official at For-Profit University t...
Jennifer Berkshire reports that Secretary Betsy DeVos has turned to a top official from the scandal-plagued for-profit higher e... read more.
» Paterson, New Jersey: A City of Forgotten Children ...
Bruce Lowry, an editorial writer for The Record in New Jersey, writes here about the neglected public schools of Paterson, whic... read more.
» May’s “Best” Lists – There Are Now 1,721 Of Them
Here’s my regular round-up of new “The Best…” lists I posted this month (you can see all 1,721 of them categorized here): The B... read more.
» Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week
Each week, I publish a post or two containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can... read more.
» This Week’s “Round-Up” Of Useful Posts & Articles O...
Here are some recent useful posts and articles on educational policy issues (You might also be interested in The Best Articles,... read more.
» Liberating young minds with technology
BY MICHAEL PENN, JAPAN TIMES Education in Japan, within the nexus of business, science and internationalization, is currently d... read more.
» More kids could go to school online under Texas bil...
by Eva-Marie Ayala, Dallas News Texas could greatly expand the reach of virtual charter schools even after the digital campuses... read more.
» Virtual school offers alternatives
By Erin Weeks, Independent Tribune Field trips, commencement, even dances—all aspects of a traditional school experience that m... read more.
» Hillary Clinton Gives the Commencement Address at W...
I’m posting Hillary Clinton’s Commencement Address to the Class of 2017 at Wellesley College for a few reasons. Fir... read more.
» Annie Waldman: Betsy DeVos on Creationism and Intel...
Annie Waldman wrote this article for ProPublica in January, after DeVos’s confirmation hearing and before she was confirm... read more.
» Oakland Charter School in Trouble Again
The American Indian Model School in Oakland has a checkered history. It began as a school for American Indians. It was taken ov... read more.
» New Resources On Ramadan
Ramadan has begun, and here are new additions to The Best Sites To Teach & Learn About Ramadan: How teachers can support st... read more.