Daily Archives: October 25, 2019

Jennifer Berkshire: Could Betsy DeVos Cost Trump the Election?

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Jennifer Berkshire writes in the New Republic that Betsy DeVos is deeply unpopular in swing-state Michigan. Voters in Detroit can see a district disrupted by a generation of failed reforms. Suburban voters like…

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Wealth and Power Undermine Equity and Democracy Across Ohio’s Public School Districts

Originally posted on janresseger:
The operation of wealth and power has never been more evident in Ohio school politics than it is this month. HUNTING VALLEY   In an op-ed this week, the retired editorial page director of the Cleveland…

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Hooked on Social Media, the Brain, and School Lessons

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
…the typical social media user spends 10 to 20 minutes on an app after opening it. With 56% of respondents claiming they log onto Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, and other…

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