Are We Seeing A Revolution Afoot?
This Must-See Flick Hits "The System" Hard.
similar to "waiting to win the Lotto" as mentioned in this trailer.
Link to movie website here for ways to help.
January 26, 2010 8:14 AM
Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get to work. Because everything grows out of work. You do something and it kicks open a door.Chuck Close, artist, 'Charlie Rose', Creative Brain
Passionate about our edu-nation?
Legendary Quincy Jones riffs about music, technology, math, creativity and yes, even parenting in this essay tribute to friend Alan Kay
" . . .we've spent hours and hours discussing how we can help students follow their interests and passions, and also help students learn powerful ideas and develop as systematic thinkers." Mitchell Resnick on Alan Kay, Squeak and Scratch
Now, a study in today's Journal of the American Medical Association finds that heavy teens often gain a lot more weight in their 20s. Half of obese adolescent girls . . .
High School Math Teacher Dan Meyer (w/a Part-Time Gig At Google) Riffs About Math In New TED Video (Photo Not Him!)
"School Shock": TIME's Joe Klein riffs about parental involvement and our "crap culture"
Humor: Video Series Plus "So You Want to Go to Law School"
As parents, "our emotional brain wants to fix" the situation and often times we are counter-productive by not being calm in this very chaotic situation. The three steps to remember
Guest Post By Joe Ganem Ph. D.: Schools Fail Teaching Students "Quantitative Literacy"
MSNBC's "Morning Joe" clip with Mika and Scarborough: No Child Hungry