Category Archives: Education

I’m not an idiot! I’m not! I’m not! (Or am I?)

Background: On February 20, 2011, at 10:59 A.M., “Inagua” posted the following message about me on another blog site: “LLS is a teacher! I missed that. It explains everything — the fuzzy thinking, the smug tone, the fact free posts.” … Continue reading

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Spoiled rotten?

Why bother? That seems to be the national mood. Continue reading

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“Bill Gates’ favorite teacher”

I can’t wait to click on Sal Khan’s mini-lectures. I’m gonna be a genius! Continue reading

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Ripped off: Still another student group!

The Onion offers a panel discussion about the neglected “kids who don’t give a damn.” Continue reading

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“Waiting for Superman”: Fix our schools!

NYT columnist Tom Friedman wants us to get ferocious about improving public education. Continue reading

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