If Common Core is such an amazing approach to education, why can't we have an honest discussion about it? Why was it rushed to adoption?
Real, sustainable change does not come from mobilization but rather from assessing reality and then imagining what that reality could be.
The days of a tenured principal like Tom Drake standing up to an abusive superintendent in defense of his or her teachers are, sadly, nearly over.
It certainly seems as though Dr. Wardynski is actively working on Pearson's behalf. And that is a clear conflict of interest.
Rankings are for sports teams, not for children. And anyone who tells you otherwise is trying to sell you something. No thanks Chip Cherry.