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When did education become torture?

For the first time in my teaching career, I saw high school students cry during the NYSESLAT exam.  Unprecedented. If you are a student in New York State in 2015, you are subjected to a ridiculous number of assessments.  I’m … Continue reading

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“I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul.” So lovely. But if I’m the captain of my soul then someone else is definitely steering that ship. I am a child of the 60s. But … Continue reading

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