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Articles of Possible Interest

There may be something of interest to you in this line up of articles.   Book Explains How to Reclaim Liberty from the Administrative State https://www.heartland.org/news-opinion/news/book-outlines-steps-for-reclaiming-liberty-from-the-administrative-state The Bell Is Tolling for Common Core https://patriotpost.us/articles/53571-the-bell-is-tolling-for-common-core This is an older article but … Continue reading

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How High the Bar?

From the National Superintendents Roundtable: How High the Bar? is a joint project of the National Superintendents Roundtable and the Horace Mann League. The report sheds light on common school accountability benchmarks in the United States, asking how well students … Continue reading

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The One Percent Solution

Gordon Lafer has authored a book titled The One Percent Solution: How Corporations are Remaking America One State at a Time.  Education is one of the major issues addressed in the book.  An interview with Gordon Lafer about the book … Continue reading

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Things to Come in K-12 Education: Predictions for 2018

Things to Come (or that are already here):  Predictions (guesses/observations) for 2018 The education system has changed so much so rapidly in the last fifteen to twenty years that it is anyone’s guess as to what will happen in the … Continue reading

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Killing Ed: Director’s Selection, Part 2

This is a continuation of the previous post.  The information on youtube says: As part of the launch of the new book, Empire of Deceit: An Investigation of the Gülen Charter School Network, we an exclusive licensed selection of the … Continue reading

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Wonder About Some of those Charter Schools?

Below is an 11 minute clip of a film about the Gulen Charter School Network.  The youtube info says: As part of the launch of the new book, Empire of Deceit: An Investigation of the Gülen Charter School Network, we … Continue reading

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Why Perfect Grades Don’t Matter

The Atlantic online magazine had a very brief article called Perfect Grades Don’t Always Matter.  It video below was the main feature of the article. The information on youtube says: Research shows that chasing after perfect grades discourages creativity and … Continue reading

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