One of my musical heroes, Bono, the singer for the rock group U2, shares the story of the Irish poet, Brendan Kennelly. He relates that Kennelly has a memorable poem called The Book of Judas, and there’s a line in it that says: “If you want to serve the age, betray it.” Then Bono asks: [...]
After a hard week of work we should all take time to rest and recharge our batteries!
What is really killing public education? JC Bowman answers the question.
When we all work together, we accomplish much!
No adverse action may be taken against any student, teacher, school, or LEA based, in whole or in part, on student achievement data generated from the 2017-2018 TNReady assessments.
The Tennessee General Assembly is about to Sine Die. This means that the 110th Legislative Session is Over. What are your favorite memories?
Be Consistent! A frustrated teacher in Tennessee sends her thoughts on TNReady....
Testing is not Engagement
Problems are seemingly growing more and more complex, or are they? In yesterday’s commentary, Legislators – One Last Thing Before You Go!, we wanted to make sure our teachers are not going to be penalized by flawed test results and scores from this year on a teacher’s 3-year average. It seems like it should be [...]