Standardized testing humor, too few good teachers, professors vs. teachers, Sweet Briar closes, Nepal, and evaluations: Required Readings, 05.17.15
As the school year winds down in many places, Required Readings too needs a little fun to get through the home stretch: Satirical news source The Onion takes on standardized testing as does HBO television host John Oliver.
More serious reflection: Are there too few teachers or just too few good ones?
A philosophy professor’s message to his freshman students, focusing on the differences between university professors and the teachers they had previously.
A California judge ruled that abstinence-only sex ed is medically inaccurate and violates the state’s requirement for comprehensive sex ed.
The dire state of schools in Nepal following deadly earthquakes over the past month.
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Image by Dr. Anna Bilous.