Daily Archives: October 19, 2016

Can Teaching Survive as a Profession?

Originally posted on Daniel Katz, Ph.D.:
Education reform has finally gotten around to taking direct aim at teacher preparation.  On October 4th, former Secretary of Education Arne Duncan published an “open letter” at Brookings to America’s university presidents and…

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Why Is Schooling, After Adopting Computers, Yet To Be Transformed?

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
Today, robots build autos, assemble electronic devices, put together appliances, and make machinery. Automation has eliminated most bank tellers, white collar clerks and secretaries, salespersons, and dozens of other…

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