Archive for the 'Education & Teaching' Category

A Step in the Right Direction for Early Childhood Evaluation

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Originally posted on Wheelock College’s Aspire Wire Jan 24, 2012 Bravo to California Governor Jerry Brown for his decision to reduce the number of standardized tests students take in school, and to develop a more child-centered, rather that test-centered, approach to evaluating education.  I could not be more heartened by this news and hope it is […]

MORE ON NAEYC’S APRIL DRAFT POSITION STATEMENT ON TECHNOLOGY AND YOUNG CHILDREN

Monday, July 4th, 2011

Lisa Murphy voices several thoughtful and important concerns about the draft statement.  Lisa kindly shared her letter with me and gave permission for me to share it with readers of my blog.  I’m interested to hear your thoughts about what she has to say. FROM LISA MURPHY: To whom it may concern: Discussions around the […]