Daily Archives: November 17, 2020

John Thompson: COVID and Schools in Oklahoma

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
John Thompson, historian and retired teacher in Oklahoma, is concerned about the lackadaisical responses of elected officials in his state and reliance on Big Data, not science. The headlines could not be clearer;…

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It’s Easy To Mistake Engagement for Learning: Here’s How I Learned the Difference (Precious Boyle)

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
“Precious Boyle is the senior director of program strategy at Leading Educators, and has served as a teacher, teacher-leader, dean, and principal.” This appeared in Leading Educators, Oct 27,…

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McKeesport Schools Are Hiding At Least Six More COVID Cases at the High School & Twin Rivers

Originally posted on gadflyonthewallblog:
At least six more cases of COVID-19 have been identified at McKeesport Area School District, but you wouldn’t know it from administrators. The information at the Western Pennsylvania district is being kept quiet instead of being…

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