Alan November explains how he would use the first five days of school to lay the groundwork for a year of learning that goes far beyond the test.
In response to Bill Gates’ incendiary questions of her in a Newsweek article, here’s part of Diane Ravitch’s answer on the Washington Post’s Answer Sheet. Schools need many things: Some need more resources and better conditions for teaching and learning; all need a stable, experienced staff. Teachers need opportunities for intellectual growth and colleagueship. Tests […]