I AM A TEACHER IN FLORIDA

29 Jul

Florida Teacher’s Essay Becomes Rallying Cry for Respect

snotes: well, I am not a teacher, just a parent that knows the importance of teachers beyond curricula and many other things.

The Education Revolution

14 Sep

TED Talks: The Education Revolution

How To Raise An Adult

3 Sep

How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success

Julie Lythcott-Haims: How to raise successful kids — without over-parenting

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The Myth of the ‘Miracle School’

30 Aug

Former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan examines the issues at the heart of the charter-school debate.

Keeping Kids From Toy Guns

29 Aug

How One Mother Changed Her Mind

Why Summer Vacations Should Be Shorter

23 Aug

For parents, summer break often means expensive extracurriculars and an incredibly inconvenient schedule.

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How Finland Keeps Kids Focused Through Free Play

12 Aug

An American teacher in Helsinki questioned the national practice of giving 15 minute breaks each hour—until he saw the difference it made in his classroom.

What is Wealth?

29 Jul

Our attitude towards wealth played a crucial role in Brexit. We need a rethink
Stephen Hawking

Money was a key factor in the outcome of the EU referendum. We will now have to learn to collaborate and to share

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