Some Thoughts on the ESSA Act

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Diane Ravitch published a book in 2010 that every educator (teacher, administrator, and faculty support person) should read, called The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice are Undermining Education.  In it, she speaks of the value of curriculum and standards, and the danger of using standardized tests to makeRead more

Welcome to the 4th Grade by Dwayne Reed

Now, here’s one very dedicated student teacher!  Nice job, Mr. Reed! [embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBLcuGunRxU[/embedyt]