BLOGS: "An Evil Plot To Destroy The World."
How to Miss School Even When You're in School Jay Mathews
What do we do about students who are forced to miss school when they are in school? Many people assume that if the kid shows up before the first bell and stays until the final bell, he has gotten a good education that day.
The Power Of One Student's Story Linda Perlstein
The piece, when you think about it, is fairly bare-boned: no quotes from literacy experts , no “across the nation” context. But the skeleton Diette built, on a year's worth of hard work, could not be stronger.
Rules For The Eduroad! Andywonk
Here are the three most common assertions related to the debate that I’ve heard and some basic rules for non-eduwonks.
Why States Aren't Rushing to the Stimulus Stabilization Fund Politics K12
The deadline for applying for stabilization funds is July 1. So far, 19 states have been approved. At least 30 applications have been received. [ED: uh, isn't that almost everyone?]