Monthly Archives: March 2019

Fake education “reform” disrespects the teacher

You don’t have to be too old – or maybe you do – to remember when a popular shorthand for education consisted of only three Rs – reading, ‘riting and ‘rithmatic. Corny? Sure. But the three Rs emphasized that the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

How absurd is merit pay?

Considering how grossly underpaid Texas teachers are, it is absurd to even be talking about “merit” pay for a handful of them. Some merit advocates, perhaps, simply can’t see the forest for the trees. Others are deliberately promoting a viewpoint … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments