Category Archives: Passion for Education

School Shoes

SCHOOL SHOES Shiny shoes Skip off to catch the bus, Ready to roll To school Monday morning.   Scuffed shoes Shuffle their way home, Ready to collapse On the couch Friday afternoon.   kpeterson   August 2013   Yes?  Didn’t you … Continue reading

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Long Live Decahedrons!

This is not my usual sort of post, but it’s STAR testing time here in the great state of California.  The highlight of every school year… Not so much. Accountability is good, and assessments are a necessary part of education, … Continue reading

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