In Finland, half of surveyed teachers responded that they would consider leaving their job if their performance would be determined by their student’s standardized test results. — What if Finland’s great teachers taught in U.S. schools? (Not what you think)
Teachers alone, regardless of how effective they are, will not be able to overcome the challenges that poor children bring with them to schools everyday. — What if Finland’s great teachers taught in U.S. schools? (Not what you think)
Stay-At-Home Dads, Breadwinner Moms And Making It All Work : NPR -
Best job I ever had!
We’re entering a world that increasingly rewards individual aspiration and persistence and can measure precisely who is contributing and who is not. — It’s a 401(k) World - NYTimes.com
Somebody made this, and now I have something in both of my eyes.
(via The Wisdom of Wil - Imgur)
The Original Hunger Games
If you die, YOU LOSE! YOU GET NOTHING!
“May the snozberries be ever in your favor.”
(Source: niknak79, via wilwheaton)
I’m not an expert on revolutions, but even I can see that a new one is taking shape in American K-12 public education. — The Coming Revolution in Public Education - John Tierney - The Atlantic