Monthly Archives: May 2010

“The Death and Life of the Great American School System”

I really like a lot of what President Obama has done for the US, but I have been sorely disappointed by his approach to education. Maybe it’s not his fault. Education “reform” is a political hot potato with a lot … Continue reading

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Honors Students Begin Boycott of Arizona Universities

I’m horrified by the new Arizona law requiring all immigrants to carry documentation with them wherever they go. This seems like an idiotic idea for a wide range of reasons, not all of which I’ll go into here. One clear … Continue reading

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Teaching While Brown: Arizona outlaws English teachers with “heavy accents”

I don’t have a “WTF” category but I am considering creating one. Via Huffington Post

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