Required Readings

Required Readings, 10.26.14

Welcome to a new day for Required Readings, which will henceforth be presented once a week, on Sundays. RR is a collection of news stories, opinion pieces, and education resources we hope you’ll find interesting and/or useful, particularly if you’re a skeptical educator of some sort. But we can’t do …

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Pop Quiz

Pop Quiz: First, we’ll cut education…

Anyone else feel like education gets hit as soon as budgets get tight? Last week, the Chicago public schools announced that they are closing 54 schools in primarily poor African-American and Hispanic neighborhoods. They say it will help deal with a $1 billion deficit and will save over $560 million over the …

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