Let Students Work Together on Tests? Here’s Why you Should.

I’ve recently been reading the book Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That’s Transforming Education by Sir Ken Robinson and Lou Aronica.  While I don’t typically enjoy reading books about education and its foibles and failures, and what each person decides should be done about it, this book has got me thinking about how we approach … Continue reading Let Students Work Together on Tests? Here’s Why you Should.

Book Review: Chinese Education

For a course I took this summer online from Oregon State University, I was given a choice of several books to read and write a report about.  I chose Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Dragon?: Why China Has the Best (and Worst) Education System in the World by Yong Zhao, simply because it left me curious--what … Continue reading Book Review: Chinese Education