As you can see, I've gotten side-tracked from blogging by a busy semester and by other projects. I haven't forgotten the blog entirely, though, and hope to keep posting occasionally.
The Times today has an article about Diane Ravitch, originally an influential advocate for standardized testing and accountability, who has now changed her tune. “Accountability, as written into federal law, was not raising standards but dumbing down the schools,” she now says. Check it out.
..How can I comment?