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What the US Department of Education, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Edythe and Eli Broad Foundation, and Business Roundtable Have Wrought

Posted: 2013-06-24

I'm sure kids,teachers, and parents can add to this list.









THEN

Ambiguity

Bird in the Window

Community

Developmentally Apt

Experiential Learning

Fingerpainting

Giggling

Heart

Interest Centers

Joy

Kid-Centered Learning

Libraries

Meta-Learning

Nap Time

Opportunity

Picture Books

Quiet Time

Recess

Show-and-Tell

Teachers

Understanding

Veneration of Teachers

Wit, Wonder, and Wisdom

XL Exuberance

YES! Yahoo!

Zoo Field Trips


NOW

Algebra and Assault

Bullshit,Bullies, & Blitzkrieg

CCSSO, Common Core, & Coercion

DIBELS, Data,& Danielson

Excess & Entrepreneurship

Fabrication & Finger Pointing

Global Economy & Gleichschaltung

High States Testing, and Hegemony

Informational Text

Jump-for-money Jungle

Kick-the-Teacher

LCD Projectors & Longer School Day

Meta-Data & Media Malpractice

No Excuses and Numbness

Oligarchy, Opportunism,& Obtuseness

Politics, Pearson, & Piggery

Quality Assurance Hooey

Rigor & Race to the Top

Scope-&-Sequence Stormtroopers,Scripts,& Sinkholes

Technocratic Treadmills

Urban Mayor Control Ululation

Value-Added Victims, Vendors, & Vouchers

Woe

Xeno-child

Yawn

Zero Tolerance

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