John Oliver Gets American Public Education

https://youtu.be/J6lyURyVz7k For those who missed it, John Oliver did a blistering +12 min piece on public education, standardized tests, and the Pearson Mafia. What makes the comedic send up both funny and alarming is his ability to simplify the complex psuedo-monopoly, that is the Common Core, even though state and federal officials continue to blindly… Continue reading John Oliver Gets American Public Education

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>School reforms, Rhee in limbo after D.C. vote – Washington Times

> Image via Wikipedia School reforms, Rhee in limbo after D.C. vote - Washington Times.Michelle Rhee is one of my favorite characters in the school reform movement. Not necessarily her actions; as much, as her background and career. Young and energetic, she has become the face of the tough love reformers. It will take at least a generation… Continue reading >School reforms, Rhee in limbo after D.C. vote – Washington Times