Tagged: Common Core

Drowning in the Melting Pot

By Katrina Kretchman, SED 2016 It is estimated that one-in-four children in the United States are from immigrant families and live in households where a language other than English is spoken. This has significant implications for schools and for the current discourse about the role of teacher quality and effectiveness in improving educational outcomes. Some […]

Giving Math a Second Chance

By Debra Regensburger, SED 2017 I have never liked math. I dreaded math classes in elementary through high school and saved my math homework for last when I got home. I don’t quite have a reason for why I didn’t like it. Perhaps it was because I wasn’t very good at it. I try to […]