Radical Eyes for Equity: Who’s Indoctrinating Whom?

Radical Eyes for Equity: Who’s Indoctrinating Whom? The best way I can express it, I think, is that I have always wanted to be smart. “Always” in the sense of whenever I... Read more »

Shanker Blog: A More Actionable Take on the Science of Reading (Guest Post by Susan B. Neuman)

Shanker Blog: A More Actionable Take on the Science of Reading (Guest Post by Susan B. Neuman) Over the past few years, “the science of reading” has become the latest obsession in the... Read more »

Curmudgucation: Using Critical Race Theory To Target… Everything

Curmudgucation: Using Critical Race Theory To Target… Everything The strategy was explicit way back in March. Christopher Rufo, who’s been out in front of the charge, told us what they intended to... Read more »

Answer Sheet: No Systemic Racism? Look at Student Achievement Gaps in Reading.

Answer Sheet: No Systemic Racism? Look at Student Achievement Gaps in Reading. Juneteenth, the new federal holiday commemorating the date, June 19, 1865, that has come to symbolize the end of slavery... Read more »

Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice: Rubik’s Cube and School Reform

Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice: Rubik’s Cube and School Reform When the Rubik Cube appeared in the early 1980s, I tried twisting and turning the colors to get them... Read more »

Our Schools/BuzzFlash: Jeff Bryant: Why Are Federal Funds Flowing to “White Flight” Privatized Charter Schools and Contributing to the Re-Segregation of Education?

Our Schools/BuzzFlash: Jeff Bryant: Why Are Federal Funds Flowing to “White Flight” Privatized Charter Schools and Contributing to the Re-Segregation of Education? In June 2018, when the North Carolina state legislature enacted... Read more »

Gadfly on the Wall: Public Schools Are Not Indoctrinating Kids About Racism. Voucher Schools ARE

Gadfly on the Wall: Public Schools Are Not Indoctrinating Kids About Racism. Voucher Schools ARE   Republican frenzy has reached a fever pitch with attacks in at least 16 states on schools that... Read more »

School Finance 101: Time to Tax the Churches!

School Finance 101: Time to Tax the Churches! On June 30th 2020, the U.S. Supreme Court determined that if a state has a program of providing public financing for private entities to provide... Read more »

Radical Eyes for Equity: Unpacking Nonsense: Knowledge as Commodity

Radical Eyes for Equity: Unpacking Nonsense: Knowledge as Commodity Make your money with a suit and tie Make your money with shrewd denial Make your money expert advice… You can lie As... Read more »

Nancy Bailey’s Education Website: Play-Based Learning Isn’t Free Play and May Be Connected to Online Learning

Nancy Bailey's Education Website: Play-Based Learning Isn’t Free Play and May Be Connected to Online Learning The term play-based learning is increasingly used to reference play in school, especially during the past... Read more »