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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What Got Lost in the Vandeven Kerfuffle It's *only* the continuing decline of test scores. Where's the outrage on that fact?

The letter below was recently sent to the Missouri State Board of Education members by Dr. Mary Byrne, a co-founder of Missouri Coalition Against Common Core. The various news organizations…
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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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Lesson Plan for the Day from Missouri DESE via Global Futurist: UNLEARN. "Erase the History so it can be Rewritten"?

  The screenshot above is from and addresses the message Futurist Jack Uldrich planned to deliver as a keynote speech  at the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)…
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