Want to Raise Test Scores? Then Honor Their Passions

This is so true. By creating interdisciplinary learning opportunities focused on students interest, we create pathways to deep, meaningful learning for students.

http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/want-to-raise-test-scores_1_b_9835528.html

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This Says it All…The State and Pressures of Education Today

I found this post on Learning from my mistakes: an English teacher’s blog and appreciated what he says.  I am saddened that the world of education he describes is happening in many places.  I encourage everyone to read!

http://learningfrommymistakesenglish.blogspot.com/2014/08/a-letter-to-english-teacher-on-results.html?showComment=1408189329931#c246996466593787870