Archive for the 'edreform' tag

The Des Moines Register’s editorial on student retention is lazy and irresponsible

Retweet 0 Share 19 5 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Dr. John Hattie, Professor of Education at the...
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Things I wonder after reading Governor Terry Branstad’s recent comments on teacher leadership

Retweet 0 Share 10 5 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Here are a few things I wonder after reading...
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Why Ohio can’t reduce student testing load

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Michael Bloomberg on testing

Retweet 0 Share 16 6 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Here are some quotes from Michael Bloomberg about...
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The P in public education

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Summer school for kindergarteners

Retweet 0 Share 5 5 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Valerie Strauss said: curriculum has been pushed...
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Let’s be honest about annual testing

Retweet 0 Share 23 26 Google +1 8 Pin it 0 Let’s be honest: students and parents obtain no...
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Whipping people into line

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There’s no diagnostic value in locked-down summative assessments

Retweet 0 Share 12 18 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Diane Ravitch said: It’s totally inappropriate to...
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Privileging the spreadsheet over the individual

Retweet 0 Share 6 8 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Carl Hendrick wrote: in many schools it would appear...
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