Ep. 2: Rotten to the Core?


Nick and Marc debate the need for Common Core Learning Standards and how “core” has become a four-letter word, in every sense.

“Methods Lab” – Discipline

a) What role does it play in the learning process?

b) A review of both simple and complex strategies to “do discipline right.”


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Links related to this episode:

Big Mac Test

New Study Linking Education to Income

Opening Ceremonies in Beijing, 2008

Which states have adopted CCLS?

Sir Ken Robinson’s amazing video