Weekend Reading: Bill Gates, Rocketship, Atul Gawande!
Here are some of the best education stories from over the weekend and some magazines that you may have missed -- let me know what I missed:
Why Tom Harkin Retiring Is a Big Deal - Politics - The Atlantic Wire ow.ly/h9YML
Mindshift follows up with more on the coming changes to the Rocketship computer lab model ow.ly/hamK5 It wasn't broken!
Prison Prep School - In These Times ow.ly/hamuI It's not just charter schools that are pushing kids out
The New Yorker's Atul Gawande makes all my dreams come true talking about education on the @HarvardGSE EdCast ow.ly/hamem
Teachers Flip for 'Flipped Learning' Class Model - AP via ABC News ow.ly/haVYG
Dartmouth’s unresearched swipes at AP: Most college professors rightly consider themselves par... bit.ly/10Xst7m
What to do / tell kids about surviving / recovering from high school, via Jezebel ow.ly/hamQE
Gun Industry Spends Millions to Get Children Into Automatic Weapons NYT via Slate ow.ly/haJGk