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June 11, 2014 5:40 PM
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.Leonardo da Vinci
Tip #1: "Spend A Lot Of Money . . ."
Now almost 16 million views - "brilliant" video - under two minutes
Alfie Kohn delivers a blow to teacher-created tests (the wrong kind for the wrong reasons)
How 2012 Nobel Prize Winner Dissed by His High School Biology Teacher
"Recognizing that their students learn best when actively engaged, Consortium Schools typically use inquiry-based methods of learning . . ."
Admits to Teacher Snark Directed at Students
Desks, Language Labs, Computers, Homework, Standardized Tests in College Admissions . . . .
September 4, 2014 - Author Cathy Buyrn sends us an update. "While educators beat the drum about the importance of parental involvement in their child's education, many really mean parental compliance."
"Everybody - administrators, admissions officers, faculty and students - knows that the pressures of the resume race are out of control."