It’s Déjà vu All Over Again

Charlie DePascale   The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results. (source unkown)  Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. (Santayana) Newman!  (Seinfeld)   This is one of those times when there are so many quotes that describe the situation so wellContinue reading “It’s Déjà vu All Over Again”

It’s January. Can Johnny Read?

While we spent the fall waiting for PARCC to set performance standards, NAGB to release NAEP scores, and Congress to reauthorize ESEA, students and teachers across the country were going to school day after day, week after week, month after month.  Now it’s the middle of January and half of the school year is complete. Continue reading “It’s January. Can Johnny Read?”