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Are We Losing Common Sense about Learning and Education?

Sometimes when I read articles about education and learning, I believe that we are losing common sense about what it means to become educated. There is a never ending debate on the value of a STEM education vs. 448 more words

Public Education

Professor Joe Nashville's Witty Response to a Letter from Pearson Publishing

TN Professor Joe Nashville, who previously published a satirical review of the former Commissioner of Tn Ed ( Kevin “Michelle Rhee” Huffman ) via Edushyster… 137 more words

Education Politics

Can We Snatch Defeat From the Jaws of Victory ?

by Dr. James Avington Miller, Jr

The War on Public Ed, schools, teachers, students, parents/families/cities is raging on all fronts. They, the Corporate State Elite and their Machiavellian Agenda, are Winning. 105 more words

Education Politics

Public Art on shopping promenade

But one of pieces on permanent display in Santa Monica, along 2nd street

(c)Bill Lebovich,all rights reserved,2015

Sculpture

GUEST VOICES: Opting Out in the Jersey Suburbs, Or, White Like Me by Belinda Edmondson

The latest attacks by the education reformers and standardized testing advocates against the test-refusal movement have focused on the issue of race.  For example, on March 25, 2015, Robert Pondiscio of The Thomas B. 1,210 more words

A Nine Year-Old Boy in Texas Deserves a One-Year Supply of Ice Cream Sundaes

This story is one of those big bangs of lunacy, irony, and hilarity that deserves every picogram of mockery it has been getting

…Where to start. 428 more words

Culture

Dark of the Sun

Another reason to not publicly educate your kids…

Pupils at North Primary School in London, England, had made pinhole cameras to watch the recent solar eclipse.

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