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- Hurray for the Performing Arts Teachers!
- When Students Cheat (And When They Don't)
- It’s Picture Book Monday (in High School)
- Review: SHAKESPEARE'S JULIUS CAESAR: THE MANGA EDITION by Adam Sexton and Hyeondo Park
- What Students Read When They Can Read Anything
- What's Not Wrong? April 3 Edition
- "The New/Newer/Newest Colossus"
- Guest Blogger: Grace Anderson on "I Have a Dream"
- Review: I GOT A NAME: THE JIM CROCE STORY by Ingrid Croce and Jimmy Rock
- Review: DRAMA by Raina Telgemeier
- Rest in peace, Joe Cocker. Nobody else quite like him. 7 hours ago
- 4 of 5 stars to The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer goodreads.com/review/show/11… 1 day ago
- Our local Barnes & Noble store currently has a lot of signed books, including from this crime writer. Care to guess? http://t.co/QQlB7Is8xP 1 day ago
- 3 of 5 stars to A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to ... by Charles Osgood goodreads.com/review/show/11… 2 days ago
- Some school ratings change after CPS quietly changes some test growth scores bit.ly/1x0KYgC 2 days ago
- @alybee930 "The very best day of my life, I threw up four times and had a fever of 103 degrees." -- @JoKnowles See You at Harry's 3 days ago
- Hurray for the Performing Arts Teachers! wp.me/p1jDNg-zU 3 days ago
- “@palatinelibrary Day 18/ #bestof2014 : The Strange Library / Haruki Murakami. Instagram.com/p/wwxld9ykvQ/ http://t.co/ZbiDfBWu3L” <-- Loved this 4 days ago
- RT @EMCPublishing: What's the best book you've read recently? We need something good to read over the holidays #edchat #tlchat http://t.co/… 4 days ago
- @EMCPublishing Try Ordinary Grace by Wm K Krueger. Happy Holidays. 4 days ago
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Bob Dylan in America is historian Sean Wilentz’s study of how various currents and touchstones of American culture directly and indirectly affected the music of Bob Dylan. Not at all a biography, Wilentz’s book examines critical points in Dylan’s career … Continue reading
Review: PENCILS DOWN: RETHINKING HIGH-STAKES TESTING AND ACCOUNTABILITY IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS, Edited by Wayne Au and Melissa Bowman Tempel
The American education public school system is currently down the rabbit-hole when it comes to testing. What if all the money currently being diverted to corporate testing companies and corporate assessment gurus was instead being spent on providing materials that … Continue reading
Feel Bad Education by Alfie Kohn My rating: 4 of 5 stars Alfie Kohn has made sense to me for more than a decade, ever since a colleague recommended Kohn’s book Punished by Rewards and enthusiastically implemented a no-grade policy … Continue reading