Obama’s Charge to Slay the Testing Dragon

It looks like we have the beginning of a national conversation about cutting back on testing, enhancing learning, and maybe once and for all slaying the testing dragon in American Continue Reading →

What if #EdTech Funding Amplified a Culture of Engagement & Not Testing?

How much educational technology funding goes toward testing? A Bunch. What would happen if we shifted that funding to focus on student engagement? Magic. The state of Michigan spent 145 Continue Reading →

Broken or Blessed by Learning Communities?

I came across a stirring quote from Henri Nouwen¬†that invited me to think about its implications for learning organizations, “Hospitality is not to change people, but to offer them space Continue Reading →