Friday, May 26, 2017

Educational Links 5/27/17

For These Families, Vouchers Bring A Needed Change

Mixed Emotions on Trump's Education Budget

Color as You Go Summer Reading Challenge Bookmark

Helping Children Cope After a Traumatic Event

Whole-class punishment? That's a war crime, Miss

Practical Ed Tech Handbook 2017 - From the Archive

Life Isn’t Fair, But Education Should Be

Let’s take a moment to separate some ideas that get confused.   As a backdrop, let’s consider that there is inherent inaccessibility of education.There is a sentient that those working from disadvantaged positions should adjust—repackage themselves to find “success” working with a “thing” not designed for them.    It’s a fair argument that has as its evidence the continued expenditure of billions of dollars to push that “thing’s” lifeless body along in spite of itself. 
But it’s unfair to call education lethargic or fat or unresponsive without calling ourselves out in the process. Education can never be untangled from society. That’s where academia and corporate/industrialist thought gets you.

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