Daily Archives: August 10, 2018

Top 10 Reasons You Can’t Fairly Evaluate Teachers on Student Test Scores

Originally posted on gadflyonthewallblog:
? I’m a public school teacher. ? Am I any good at my job? ? There are many ways to find out. You could look at how hard I work, how many hours I put in.…

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Newsweek: Why Does Betsy DeVos’s $40 Million Yacht Fly a Foreign Flag?

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Well, that’s easy. This multibillionaire doesn’t like to pay taxes, so she saves money by registering her yacht in the Cayman Islands, like so many other tax-avoiding .001%ers. She has at nine other…

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Four Challenges for a Good Life

Originally posted on The Science of Human Potential:
Here’s a little piece I wrote for the Education sector in the Education Gazette, around the big issues for our kids.. Opinion piece: By Grant Schofield, Professor of Public Health and Director…

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