» July’s (2017) Best Tweets – Part Four
Every month I make a few short lists highlighting my choices of the best resources I through (and learned from) Twitter, but di... read more.
» Infographic: “Here’s How Americans Spend Their Time...
Kelly Gallagher shared this infographic on Twitter. I’m adding it to The Best Visualizations Of How People Spend Their Da... read more.
» The Week in Review - New Headquarters
Good evening from the new Free Technology for Teachers world headquarters in Paris, Maine. Today, we moved into a home in the P... read more.
» Mike Klonsky: AFT Twitter War with DeVos
Mike Klonsky writes tonight about the Twitter war between AFT and Betsy DeVos. http://michaelklonsky.blogspot.com/2017/07/devos... read more.
» August 9th Is International Day Of The World’s Indi...
The United Nations has declared August 9th to be The International Day Of The World’s Indigenous People. You might be intereste... read more.
» Road-Tripping for OER
By Jennifer Goodman, Inside Higher Ed A math professor takes his ideas for open educational materials to campuses across Georgi... read more.
» 31 Apps, Tools and Games That Teach Kids to Code
by Matthew Lynch, Tech Edvocate In most cases, people agree that a traditional textbook approach is insufficient for subjects l... read more.
» Helping Teachers Use Technology and Technology Expe...
by Matthew Lynch, Tech Edvocate Although many teachers now have grown-up in the technology age, many traditional or “old-school... read more.
» Excellent NY Times Column Today On Teaching English...
Thanks to Carol Salva, I learned about today’s NY Times column headlined What Is America to Me? In it, writer Margaret Re... read more.
» Using “Wrote My Way Out” From Hamilton With Student...
My wife took me to see Hamilton has birthday present this past week and, of course, it was amazing! Regular readers know I̵... read more.
» New UNICEF Video: “We asked young refugees living i...
Kids aren’t that different wherever they come from, are they? I’m adding this video to The Best Sites For Learning ... read more.
» Why Is DeVos Hiding from the Press?
James Warren wonders why Betsy DeVos is steering clear of the media. Typically, the Secretary of Education speaks to the annual... read more.
» Utah: Should Charters Be Allowed to Seize Private P...
We have seen how privately managed charter schools are exempt from transparency and accountability, thanks to the big bucks tha... read more.
» Arizona: The State Where Anything Goes for Charter ...
The Phoenix New Times has an long, in-depth article about one of the state’s nearly 600 charter schools. It is possibly t... read more.
» Are MOOCs, Bootcamps and Other Alternative Educatio...
Kara Voght , U.S. News & World Report , Jul 22, 2017 According to this article, "A new study questions the quality of these... read more.
» The Complex Universe of
Jessie Brown , Martin Kurzweil , American Academy of Arts and Sciences , Jul 22, 2017 This is a survey document ( 56 page PDF )... read more.
» Trump’s Tweets This Morning: His Hillary Obsession
Politico posted Trump’s tweets. Here you see what he is fixated on. The big obsession is Hillary. I think she keeps a ver... 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.