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Environments Matter

Thoughtful classroom design helps every learner Continue reading

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Cognitive Dissonance Department Report

As one of a continuing series of looks at the insanity of what we do versus what we think, consider these two headlines from the past week in education news: I clicked on this article via an ASCD newsletter on … Continue reading

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Disturbances in the Force

The Obama administration’s push for national “core” standards is supposed to help education grapple with the problems endemic to a factory approach to teaching and learning, and to even out educational discrepancies between the states. In fact what it will do is create the illusion of progress while diverting yet more billions of public dollars into private hands. Continue reading

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