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  • Do they  really care about the students or the schools?
    13 things that LAUSD needs in 2015
    1. A proper review format for teachers2. Educators who have recently been in the classroom serving as school board members and administrators3. Appreciation-–not blame--for the teachers and the school staff members4. Open the complete,...
  • James Howe with "Totally Joe" Poster
    ALA’s Banned Book Week 2013: ‘Soft Bans’ Still Lead to Censorship
    Here’s a scary reality: There are other ways adults can ‘ban’ a book without creating much of a stir. A school’s librarian may choose to not order the book for her shelves, even if the book is Award Winning or part of a...
  • Facebook bans 'Military with PTSD' admins, puts vets in danger
    Facebook bans 'Military with PTSD' admins over post about God, religion
    All of the page administrators for the "Military with PTSD" Facebook page were banned for at least 12 hours over a post about God and religion that was put up by a veteran user, WFIE reported Saturday.WFIE said the page, now with over 22...
  • Tertiary Higher Education Participation Rates
    It's time to rethink higher ed, Part II
    It's become clear that higher education needs a major transformation. That isn't likely to happen because higher education bureaucracies, like all bureaucracies, tend to be slow-moving. The good news for higher education consumers, aka...
  • Toy Story 3 can be enjoyed just as well without the use of 3-D glasses.
    Disney-Pixar's Toy Story 3 now showing for Charlotte preschoolers
    Disney-Pixar’s Toy Story 3 is now showing in Charlotte area theatres. Will your preschool child pay attention to this G-rated movie for general audiences? This animated comedy lasts for 1 hour and 49 minutes, according to MovieTimes.com ....
  • Jeremiah Pete leads his class by using a pointer.
    UNC Charlotte registering Charlotte preschoolers today for summer reading
    Saturday, April 03, 2010, parents and guardians may register their Charlotte preschoolers for Beginning Reading Programs from 10 am until 4 pm by calling 800-266-3991. This week UNC Charlotte Continuing Education sent a flyer to Charlotte...
  • Jenny Sanford poses with the Lindler children at the First Lady's Easter Egg Hunt in Columbia, SC.
    Easter egg hunts announced for Charlotte area preschoolers
    This week several Easter egg hunts and activities were announced for Charlotte area preschoolers. Wednesday, March 31 is Easter Egg Coloring at the Shamrock Gardens School Recreation Site from 4-6 pm for $1. Children must be between the ages of 5...