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Peters Projection

Giving a new perspective on things... I thought this was interesting ! https://www.theguardian.com/education/2017/mar/19/boston-public-schools-world-map-mercator-peters-projection

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New York Preschool Support for Pre-K Families

Recognizing that the parents are a child's first teacher, 21 preschools are putting a new program into effect...  Interesting! http://www.chalkbeat.org/posts/ny/2016/09/09/new-york-citys-universal-pre-k-program-wants-to-teach-parents-too/#.V9i4j5MrLVo  ...

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Another Article

Another article to read... and digest more about later. Yes, this is so true, and yet what if we started welcoming teachers (of all races and colors ) INTO the urban neighborhoods where they teach? What if they went to the neighborhood association meetings, ate at the...

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Quit it with the Finland comparisons!

Just had to leave this here. Finland is successful because it surrounds families with the kind of scaffolding support that makes it easier for kids to do well at school. Just as soon as we are ready to talk about supporting families, then we can talk about Finland's...

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