Tag Archives: Opinion

Close Your Eyes; What Do You See?

It’s curious that as I’ve aged I’ve become more of who I was as a child. Before my friends and family chime in with a resounding, ‘grow up’, let me explain. One of my deep abiding memories, more explicit than … Continue reading

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The Myth of the Non-Negotiable

Day 5’s prompt for the April Blog a Day challenge asks the question: What needs to stop for education to move forward? My pithy reply: Anything that isn’t working.  Pithy is rarely useful in creating meaningful change and my answer … Continue reading

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My Name is Carol and I’m a Recovering ‘This or That’ Thinker

Growth or Fixed  Inside or Outside the Box Extrinsic or Intrinsic Rewards  Introvert or Extravert  Leader 0r Manager  Good or Bad Black or White… The list is long. Too long. It’s called,  ‘This or That’ Thinking and I’m done with … Continue reading

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What I Really Think

Kids will learn what they need to learn when they need to learn it Know your kids There is more than one right way to teach Reporting is not evil Report cards are well past their ‘due date’ Assessment is … Continue reading

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