What Kind of Learning Do We Want For Our Kids?

Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on October 23, 2013.  Last week I read an article in The Atlantic that depressed me.  Titled “My Insane Homework Load Taught Me How to Game the System,” it was written by a college freshman looking back at his junior year of high school.  He says … Continue reading What Kind of Learning Do We Want For Our Kids?