"A child's learning is the function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher." James Coleman, 1972
. . .a pupil attitude factor, which appears to have a stronger relationship to achievement than do all the “school” factors together, is the extent to which an individual feels that he has some control over his own destiny. James Coleman, 1966
Saturday, January 28, 2006
New Corruption Primer
For those who have not been properly exposed to the sleaze, corruption, and cronyism in the U.S. Dept. of Ed, have a look at this recent primer that appeared in the Ft. Worth Weekly. Randy Best, Reid Lyon, Doug Carnine--they are all here in this local color piece.