Maryland, PARCC, and Common Core: Dr. Lowery and the tangled web of corporate interest

Set out runnin’ but I take my time, a friend of the devil is a friend of mine -Grateful Dead- Is this any way to start off a new year? Are you scratching you head wondering…wondering why it is that Maryland has decided to become the PARCC fiscal agent? First of all, what does thisContinue reading “Maryland, PARCC, and Common Core: Dr. Lowery and the tangled web of corporate interest”

On the Necessity of Creative Resistance to “Accountability”

“Style is the answer to everything. A fresh way to approach a dull or dangerous thing To do a dull thing with style is preferable to doing a dangerous thing without it To do a dangerous thing with style is what I call art Bullfighting can be an art Boxing can be an art LovingContinue reading “On the Necessity of Creative Resistance to “Accountability””

Absurdity of reform: Should I laugh or should I cry?

Not feelin’ too good myself….(Joe Cocker) Seems I got to have a change of scene Cause every night I have the strangest dreams Imprisoned by the way it used to be Left here on my own or so it seems I got to leave before I start to scream But someone’s locked the door andContinue reading “Absurdity of reform: Should I laugh or should I cry?”

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