A blog about how knowledge-focused education, linked to explicit writing instruction, can narrow the achievement gap and pave the way to a more equitable society.
Latest post: The One Big Mistake People Make About The Common Core
The Common Core lists skills students need to master at each grade level without specifying any particular knowledge they need to acquire. That works for math, but it could be a fatal flaw when it comes to literacy.
Continue reading my piece on Forbes.com.