This space explores issues in public education policy, and it advocates for a commitment to and a re-examination of the democratic purposes of schools. If there is some urgency in the message, it is due to the current reform efforts that are based on a radical re-invention of education, now spearheaded by a psychometric blitzkrieg of "metastasizing testing" aimed at dismantling a public education system that took almost 200 years to build. JH August, 2005
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Calling Wendy Kopp!
With the government shutdown, a great opportunity exists for those entrepreneurs who see education as fertile ground for their innovative innovations.
Wendy Kopp, here is an idea for you—free of charge:
Govern for America
Call on bright young college grads with no expertise or experience in government to commit to 2-year (House) or 6-year (Senate) stints in the U.S. Congress!