Professor Ed analyzes pedagogical theories, political propaganda, lame excuses and sugary bullshit from the safety of his on-line comic strip!
Yes, education is serious business-until it's attempted inside a classroom. Then it's FAIR GAME!
Media coverage of California public schools would have you believe the system is dysfunctional and needs a savior. Billionaires like Bill Gates are lining up to "save" the system, all right--especially if it means increasing sales and providing free training to new customers.
COMMON CORE STANDARDS COMING 2014
HERE COME THE "COMMON CORE STANDARDS" arriving at your school in 2014. Or will they? These new, national standards already have some states-rights advocates crying foul. LA Times covered story on Sunday, June 2. It appears below.
Life is Short
"Life is short, careers are even shorter. Enjoy them both while you have your health"--Professor Ed
The 20-Minute Limit
Ms. Djsz learns the "20-minute limit" cuts down on monotony and boredom in the classroom.
Why suffer through bad professional development? Look alert with Professor Ed's snooze-colored glasses.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Schools' Shift to Nationwide Common Core Standards Faces Resistance from States-Rights Forces