When educational trends are being criticized in an op-ed in the New York Times of all places you know that something very strange is happening. What's next? Human sacrifice? Dogs and cats living together? Mass hysteria?
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
What I've been saying for a while
I've been saying for a while that current educational fashions are at least as much about cultural resonance as they are about studies showing learning gains of X percentage at whatever level of statistical significance. Well, this op-ed by a history professor says the same thing.