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Maybe, just maybe, it's WHAT we are teaching, and HOW . . . .

In Delaware our education debates have generally centered on the idea that access to a high-quality education is either being improved or damaged by charters, choice, and the Neighborhood Schools Act.This is unfortunate in one sense because it detracts attention from what is actually occurring in our classrooms, and despite legions of data coaches and PLCs, we really don't know.
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The Battle For Local School Control

US Politics / Liberal : Blue Jersey (3 years ago)

The education debate in New Jersey is increasingly becoming a debate about local control of schools. Governor Christie and ACTING Education Commissioner Cerf's emphasis on standardized testing, charter schools, and tenure reform are... Read Post

The wrong statistics . . . and why the right ones matter in the Delaware education debate

US Politics / Libertarian : Delaware Libertarian (2 years ago)

Lots of sound and fury both from choice/charter supporters and detractors over the past few weeks in the Delaware blogosphere...Lots of people raising interesting personal, ideologically based theories on both sides...And an astound... Read Post

The Obama Administration is Sidestepping DACA's Education Requirements

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (1 hour ago)

When the Obama administration rolled out Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) in 2012 one of the guidelines required applicants to either be working toward or already have a high school diploma. Even as the President mulls ... Read Post

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