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Many parents don’t realize how MISLEADING test scores are :(

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» 8 easy steps to kill the love of reading in every student.

Many schools do all these things thanks to Common Core, Race to the Top and our nations obsession with high-stakes testing. So sad… » 8 easy steps to kill the love of reading in every student..

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7 Out of This World Apps For Teachers

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Coach John Wooden’s Take on TEACHERS

No written word, no spoken plea can teach our youth what they should be. Nor all the books on all the shelves. It’s what the TEACHERS are THEMSELVES. http://on.ted.com/d08Ac

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Education is NOT All About College and Career Readiness. It’s About the JOURNEY!!!

“We thought of life by analogy was a journey, was a pilgrimage, which had a serious purpose at the end. And the thing was to get to that end. Success, or whatever it is, or maybe heaven after you’re dead. … Continue reading

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Lucy Calkins Weighs in on the 2014 NYS ELA Test

Thanks to Kevin Glynn of Lace to the Top for sharing this excellent analysis. From Lucy Calkins: From all I hear, the jury is no longer out in New York State. Last year, the NYS ELA–a test that was described … Continue reading

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SAT prep to be free for everyone!!! The SAT becomes more open as the Pearson Common Core Tests remain hidden from the eyes of teachers, parents and students. This makes NO SENSE!!! “We hope you breathe a sigh of relief … Continue reading

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