A Network Connecting School Leaders From Around The Globe
I venture to say this is an important article. Please read.
Only 850 words. But it will take you into the real story behind what's been happening to K-12 for the last hundred years. Namely, lots of people worked to degrade our school system. They did this for ideological reasons--quietly, secretly, furtively, and very effectively.
We can't fix the situation and turn it around until more people…Continue
By now, it's almost a 90-year conspiracy.
That's the one where they dumped phonics around 1930 and made little children memorize sight-words, thereby creating lots and lots of problems. For example, 50 million functional illiterates and 1 million dyslexics.
The only way you could pull off a brain-dead conspiracy…Continue
Short article explains the magic formula for school reform:
The public must be 1) better informed and 2) more demanding.
The educrats use the opposite technique constantly--keeping everyone ignorant and passive. As long as our educrats can get away with this, the rest of us will be victims. Children especially will be victims.
Bruce Deitrick Price
The big debate for many years is whether computers can save K-12. Most of the ideas floated in the past 10 years were not very helpful.
Then I became aware that visionary artists are creating videos that are a magnitude more effective than what we had seen. A picture is worth 1000 words. A good video must be worth 10,000 words. Lectures and…Continue