2) The Dean Scream!: My title is false advertising, but Dean’s penned two great posts on the skoolboy/Kevin Carey exchange on policymakingand The New Teacher Project report. And on Dean’s earlier post on the medical and teaching professions, Going to the Mat’s soccer fienddeconstructs the medicine/education comparison. Go Fulham!
5) Nothing to Lose But Your Chains: Joel at So You Want to Teach? has kicked off his “Blog Revolution Project.”
6) Harvard’s Gossip Girl Makes Z Cavaricci’s Look Cool: The best teenage drama since My So-Called Life spawns another knockoff. If they can spot Roland Fryer in gym shorts, you won’t hear me complaining.
7) Newt Stumps for E.D.: Who needs Bob Dole when you’ve got Gingrich? Strikes me as an unlikely candidate to keynote unless you’re hosting a conference on giraffe hunting or “the language of living in a ghetto” (i.e. any language but English). At least former ED in ’08 spokesperson Kanye West just raps about drunk and hot girls.
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