We’re back. Personal and family responsibilities consumed too much of the past two days. Things are OK. Me and the Amazing Toddler got some quality time together. The Hit Man is determined to end the year (and the baseball season) on a high note.
Also, The Harlow Report is re-tooling. Stay tuned. More original work will be forthcoming. We aren’t taking the summer off.
Common Core: SURVEY SAYS… superintendents love it, wary on implementation (EdWeek)
Khan Academy: Khan releases study on its blended learning methods in college (Khan)
School’s Out for Summer: well, not yet, but NCTQ report highlights teacher absences during the school year (NCTQ)
BONUS LINK: 25 years ago.. has it really been that long… this man riveted the world’s attention. (CNN- YouTube) And “by riveted the world’s attention” I mean “even teenage boys were talking about it at the swimming pool, in the presence of the Wendy Peffercorns of the day.”