The Debate about Teachers and Race

This is a long article but hang in there.  There is important information about the diversity training BCPS uses.

 

Pacific Educational Group

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Too Soon to Tell?

Let’s hope Verletta White, our interim BCPS school superintendent does the right thing and slows down the freight train overspending in the district.  Jury still out…

 

Overspending in BCPS

 

 

 

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A Sad Time for Science

 

Certainly not a moment to be proud of in our country…especially for our youngest aspiring scientists…

Read here

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Show Us the Money

What is the status of our  taxpayer dollars in Baltimore County when it comes to spending on our public schools?  Read here!

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More on “The Keepers” from another victim

Powerful Op-ed in today’s Sun by the daughter of one of the victims.

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Wake up Call to the Democratic Party

Finally, someone who explains how we ended up with Betsy Devos.  No, not because of Trump.  It was our Democratic Party.  Read how it happened by someone who really gets public education.  My liberal friends will not like it, but it is what it is.  Read it and weep.  Teachers have been weeping for years.

Spitting Out the Kool-Aid

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An Interim Superintendent for BCPS

Here is a fair and balanced article about Verletta White, named interim superintendent of schools in Baltimore County.  I am hopeful now that this woman will be at the helm of our school district for a year.  She has an elementary background and years of teaching experience – finally someone who understands young learners.  We will see what the next year will bring.  I am cautiously optimistic.

http://thebaltimorepost.com/verletta-white-named-interim-superintendent-baltimore-county-public-schools

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Children and Time on Screen – What’s the Harm?

video game addiction

 

An unsettling article by Cindy Eckard in Psychology Today on children and screen time.  A must read!

 

Growing Up in a False Reality

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Are People Worried?

The latest article by Joanne Simpson appears on a national education website and is called:

Is the Digital Conversion of Baltimore County’s Schools a Worry for All Schools?

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Vision, Children and Screens – Ticking Health Time Bomb?

 

Here is another outstanding post – on children, screen time and health by Cindy Eckard.  Eckard, a parent of school -age children, is an advocate working tirelessly to inform the public about the need for legislation to protect children’s health while in school.

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