If you’re not a public school teacher, you probably haven’t heard about Student Growth Objectives (SGOs). If you are a public school teacher, you’re probably starting to get a bad headache at those words. Here’s the thing: SGOs are bad for students. Really bad. Let me explain. All teachers who are now being evaluated by […]Read more "What you don’t know will hurt your children"
So much of the world is viewed as “black and white” these days, well it always has been, but I have been noticing a lot more of it lately. In December 2012, Wayne Lapierre, President of the National Rifle Association said in a press conference: “The only thing that stops a bad guy with a […]Read more "What ever happened to gray?"
We all hate Mondays and love Fridays. Obvious, right? But why? Most of us spend more waking hours at our jobs than doing anything else. Most people must hate their jobs because most people hate Mondays, which is when they go back to work (traditionally speaking) after the weekend. Fridays are great because once we […]Read more "Stating the obvious about Mondays"