A Patriots Day Reminder

Just a reminder while the day off, the marathon and the early Red Sox game are all fun it's important to remember why there is a Patriots day. It should not be forgotten Patriots day is all about the British marching on Concord and Massachusetts men later augmented by folk from Rhode Island, New Hampshire and … Continue reading A Patriots Day Reminder

Logical Thinking About Common Core, Part 2

by Linda Szugyi Where was I? Oh yes, The Fordham Institute's Common Core Movie Fact Sheet, and its thirteen rebuttals to points made in the anti-Common Core movie, Building the Machine. I covered the first two points last week.  On to Fordham Institute's point and rebuttal number three: 3.  "ASSERTION: 'THE COMMON CORE DISINCENTIVIZES PARENT INVOLVEMENT. IT … Continue reading Logical Thinking About Common Core, Part 2

The Injustice of the Justina Pelletier case in one Tweet

On this Marathon Monday I can't do better than Michael Graham here As you watch memorials to Marathon victims, remember: The guy responsible gets unsupervised visits w/family, but #JustinaPelletier doesn't. — Michael Graham (@IAMMGraham) April 21, 2014 If you aren't familiar with the Pelletier case, look here and here. And you should read this too. … Continue reading The Injustice of the Justina Pelletier case in one Tweet