Standardized Tests

Teachers who blame students for being bored is the equivalent to yelling at the hammer after you strike your own thumb.   Diane Ravitch says: Be careful Canada (and Australia!) I know many Canadian educators who are rightfully sceptical of the debacle that is American Education Reform. We should not be too quick to dismiss […]

Global Debt

Anyone interested in Global Debt levels might like to take a look at this site. The Canadian figures are truly frightening – assuming this is accurate’ http://www.economist.com/content/global_debt_clock