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Network for Public Ed calls on Congress to hold formal hearings on standardized test abuse in K-12 public schools. http://thndr.it/1kvLbPg
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It seems every few years, educators are urged to adopt the latest and greatest teaching method, writes high-school English teacher Nicholas Provenzano. In this blog post, he writes that while teachers should be open to better methods of instruction, he cautions them against succumbing to pressure to disregard other approaches. Instead, he writes about the advice a veteran teacher once gave him: “Teach to the students in your class and you will always be right.”
Wayne Gersen commenting on Nancy Flanagan’s post First World Education Problems in Detroit (Part I) - Teacher in a Strange Land - Education Week Teacher(via adventuresinlearning)