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Something I recently learned

The reason Chinese students have the highest test scores in the world is because they cheat.

If that is not entirely true, it is at least partially true. 681 more words

Books

Former Atlanta School Superintendent Dr. Beverly Hall Dies

Dr. Beverly Hall former Superintendent of the Atlanta Public Schools has died from breast cancer. Dr. Hall had been suffering from stage four breast cancer since 2011. 189 more words

News

EQAO Results

The Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) is an independent agency of the Ontario government. It uses province-wide assessment to provide information about student achievement and the quality public education in Ontario. 222 more words

Research Says NO

The Myth that Schools Shortchange Girls

The report released in 1992 by the American Association of University Women’s (AAUW), which stated that girls were being shortchanged in education, had mixed reviews as well as some strong criticisms. 240 more words

Research Says NO

On being wary of bringing straight-A students into the lab

I had a conversation a couple months ago about the fact that I’m a bit wary of taking Straight-A students into my lab as research students. 752 more words

Education: A process rather than a product

My colleague David Perrin has published an op-ed in EdWeek where he points out the value of thinking of education as a process, rather than thinking of education as the creation of a product. 201 more words

Links

Modern Day Segregation in Schools

So this morning, before my students entered my classroom, I went to “The Book”.   Facebook that is…

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Teacher Woes