Common Core: Do the Benefits Outweigh the Cons? (by Marina Bubnova)

Since being unleashed on the field of education in 2010, common core has been both praised and denounced from all sides. While standards are important for school to have for their students, some thought that common core was an overreach … Continue reading

Raising Our Voices: Two Weeks of Student Public Education Discussions HERE! (07/30-08/12)

Preview alert! This week (starting tomorrow), my Capstone students will be blogging in public here at www.pdxean.wordpress.com.  These brave, smart, compassionate, active students give me hope everyday that we’re together in the classroom, and I am privileged to share their voices here with you.  Please support them in this first step to make their voices louder by reading and responding to their questions in the next two weeks as their posts are submitted!