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Yes I’m a Natural Blue

Donald Trump is my President. He is, incidentally, your President as well. It doesn’t actually matter what you think about that, because the fact is that Donald Trump was sworn in as the President of the United States of America … Continue reading

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Black. Lives. Matter.

Recently I came across the following epistle, and I thought I might give it the old “John Young red line” treatment. Subject: Fwd: Black lives Do Matter! sobering facts Well, I’m glad we agree on that! Black Lives Do Matter … Continue reading

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Breaking Down the Stats

Recently the following graphic came across my newsfeed: Without fact-checking this, although I easily could, I’m going to just work with what’s here, break down the assertions as they stand, and make a few statements about those assertions. I’m specifically … Continue reading

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A Believable Falsehood

My morning went quite well… For about 90 seconds. The first thing I did was check my messages for news on House Bill 399, the legislation that was inspired by the work of the DPAS II Advisory Sub-Committee. Upon seeing … Continue reading

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Evaluating Educators

Over the past school year I have been working with a dedicated group of professionals in the educational realm around the controversial topic of student improvement and its role in the educator evaluation system. This is not the forum for … Continue reading

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Regarding Variety

Hi friends. It’s me again. Thanks for reading along. I’d like to take a moment to address variety. Variety is defined by Webster as “the state of being varied or diversified; difference; a number of different types of things”. Webster … Continue reading

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The Test Secrets Revealed……

Originally posted on kavips:
Since I’m in Delaware, I couldn’t reveal my signed obligations… But someone in New Jersey can… And likewise, I can reveal questions off the PAARC in New Jersey, whereas no teacher in New Jersey can….. And it…

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