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Diaries published: 124 (1854 days since last diary on Thu Apr 29, 2010 at 05:55 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 668 (1264 days since last comment on Sun Dec 11, 2011 at 12:42 PM PST)

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Long ago, American society decided that high school graduation represented the minimum amount of education to get a decent job. It used to be a person could graduate from high school and make a ...
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Comment Count 39 comments on Thu Apr 29, 2010 at 05:55 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
[Apparently not http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2010/04/16/29pd_ep.h29.html?tkn=VVMFTD2ns4MPlLIJi2riIYepf7Y0EgA3Hhl8&cmp=clp-edweek]. So concludes a pair of studies, one focused on [middle school ...
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Comment Count 56 comments on Thu Apr 22, 2010 at 05:19 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
It is not that teachers resent all research. But an extended advertisement posing as research? Or administrators mandating teachers implement new “researched-based” practices? Or ...
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Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Apr 15, 2010 at 04:28 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
What would happen if some popular policies of today were taken to their logical conclusion? If all the children are above average, would they not be “re-centered” like SAT tests? I do ...
by sgoya
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Feb 28, 2010 at 03:11 PM PST with 1 Recommend
I don't know about you, but my education students have often groused about what they perceive is the lack of teaching experience among those tasked to teach them how to teach. Every term, after my ...
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Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Feb 19, 2010 at 04:22 PM PST with 6 Recommends
It is the chicken and egg puzzle. Which came first, the teaching philosophy or the textbook? Do teaching methods and philosophy determine textbook content, or does textbook content drive subject ...
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Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Feb 12, 2010 at 05:21 PM PST with 7 Recommends

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