Google’s Economic Intelligence Report. “Driving the Skills Agenda: Preparing students for the future” Merging Education and Workforce Pathways

Who knew Google played a role in the ed-workforce 21st Century Skills (data) pipeline?    Google for Education commissioned this 2015 study entitled, Driving the skills agenda: Preparing students for the…
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Sign the Petition. Support this Maryland Bill to Address Health Risks to Children from School Devices HB1110 to be heard Friday, March 2, 2018.

Sign the petition -- this bill is being heard this Friday, March 2, 2018, 1pm EST. Maryland has an important bill asking to keep school children safe by setting age…
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Why Did the US Depts of Justice and Education Craft Policies Dictating Local/State Policies? Did Parkland School/Law Enforcement/State Officials Enact Ed Reform Policies which Harm Students?

Parkland Resident Calls for Immediate Suspension of Sheriff and School Board Superintendent   There have been calls for more gun legislation and the banning of certain types of firearms and…
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Failures in Education: Constructivism and 21st Century Skills Pesky facts and research get in the way of the ideology

An Australian educator's blog posting that could have been written from the United States. The truth about current global educational reform and the push for 21st century skills.    …
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Want to Spot ‘Evolving Facts’ from Education Reformers & Discover the Truth? Support The Internet Archive

From Watch for these 4 signs of astroturfing to recognize corporate disinfo and propaganda As hard cover history books and documents are replaced digitally, it is imperative to retain 'first'…
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Weren’t National Standards/Assessments Supposed to Close the Achievement Gap? It hasn't happened: LOOK AT THE DATA or the search for ELUSIVE EQUITY

From     Parents have been told for years that the achievement gap could be closed by the adoption and implementation of national standards and assessments.  Do you remember these…
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TODAY: Submit comments to USDoE before midnight. The Department of Education wants to know what should be repealed or replaced.

  The US Department of Education is asking for comments, "In accordance with Executive Order 13777, “Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda,” the Department of Education (Department) is seeking input on…
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What Do Journolists and Education Reform Writers Have in Common? Forget the Facts: "Kill it, ignore it, call them haters."

  It's also important to recognize the propaganda operatives in education reform controlling the message of why NGOs should develop educational policy and circumvent political process and local control.  …
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