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The headline is totally counterintuitive....yes, I know that.The longer I've studied education, the more I was shocked by how destructive most theories and methods are.It's a lot like going to a…Continue
Churchill said Russia is “a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma.” That’s hardly more of a puzzle than American K-12, which is sophistries wrapped in lies inside a thick fog.
The problem in understanding K-12 is that you have a surface at odds with dark secrets inside. Imagine a beautiful $10 million mansion full of glamorous people leading expensive lives. Lots of good times. Life…Continue
SJW posture a lot.
But on one of the most important issues, whether children can read or not, they don't have much to say.
Illiterate kids don't have social justice.
The US is said to have almost 50,000,000 functional illiterates. This injustice must be fixed…Continue
Bottom line, for the last hundred years, American history has been moving on two levels.
The one we can see where despite…Continue
Imagine the German retreat after Stalingrad. A thousand-mile front moving steadily backwards toward Germany. Very painful for the Germans but bliss for the rest of the world.
Similarly, developments this past year point to phonics finally defeating a fake pedagogy known as sight-words, Whole Word, balanced literacy, Dolch words, high-frequency words, all the same…Continue