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The Common (nothing special) Core

This is a re-post fromĀ  September of 2011 as the debate over the National Common Core heats up it seemed reasonable to re-post. National Core curriculums are like nuclear reactors, at the core of both we find a powerful but … Continue reading

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Can We Teach Reading In Our Schools

The Sunday paper properly devoted several pages to the problems of poor readers, but infers that poor reading skills are simply a teaching/ academic problem. In reality much research shows that we learn to read by reading. Just as we … Continue reading

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