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Not much apparently ... just delete the file (the proposed legislation), scrub the ALEC Watermark, submit it again -- and hope no one will notice. Unfortunately, far too often, no one ever does ...
by jamess
Comment Count 53 comments on Fri Mar 09, 2012 at 05:18 PM PST with 170 Recommends
Here are some selected opinions on ALEC ( American Legislative Exchange Council ) from an ALEC insider , as recently posted on the rightwing blog Redstate.com: The Truth About ALEC by positiveenerg,
by jamess
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Mar 09, 2012 at 12:12 PM PST with 38 Recommends
Sara Schmidt is not just talking about changing education, she is actually in the trenches. She is unschooling her daughter and she has given us a wonderful essay about it.
by TPau
Comment Count 65 comments on Sun Feb 19, 2012 at 03:00 PM PST with 20 Recommends
Cross-posted at MotherTalkers . Hello fellow moms, dads and caregivers! I am back with you weekly parenting news update. Here are some topics we ...
by Elisa
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat Jul 18, 2009 at 07:57 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
I think parents helping with, managing, or even doing their kids homework is a big untold story of how many families cope today with keeping their kids “in the game” of conventional ...
by leftyparent
Comment Count 173 comments on Fri May 01, 2009 at 12:55 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Cross-posted at MotherTalkers . Good morning fellow moms, dads and caregivers! I am back with your weekly parenting news update. Thank you for ...
by Elisa
Comment Count 90 comments on Sat Mar 14, 2009 at 07:56 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
A friend, who is a teacher and should know better, just re-posted one of those apocalyptic rants about Common Core. It was one of the ones with "old fashion" (sic) math compared to Common Core and ...
by vickijean
Comment Count 50 comments on Thu May 15, 2014 at 11:40 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
What's up all? My family is in the thick of the holiday season, which means back-to-back birthday parties for kids with November and December birthdays plus holiday parties. I am already burned out ...
by Elisa
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Nov 21, 2009 at 07:44 AM PST with 10 Recommends
My name is Rand Paul and I’m a candidate for President of the student council. Let me tell you why I am running. I remember my freshman year. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, ...
by johnblu
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 03:25 PM PST with 9 Recommends
My friend, Lynn Stoddard, a veteran retired educator, is the author of four books and numerous articles on child-centered education reform. I asked him if I could republish his most recent guest ...
by leftyparent
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 05:00 AM PST with 9 Recommends
On this morning's "roundtable" discussion on WAMC radio (NPR affiliate in upstate NY, VT and Western Mass), one of the panelists argued that President Obama has never tried to reach out to ...
by dark11star
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Dec 02, 2013 at 12:50 PM PST with 3 Recommends
I'm sure not many people are aware, but I'm working toward a degree in Journalism (and Broadcasting, but that's a different diary). I also work in the News Department of the local NBC affiliate. ...
by mhopeg
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 01:46 PM PDT with 2 Recommends