Articles By: Curt Rees

1:1 laptops vs. pencil and paper

Just finished reading the book Education Nation by Milton Chen and found the following post in Chapter 3 “The Technology Edge: Putting Modern Tools in Young Hands.” According to the book, this was posted anonymously on the Dialogue Buzz web site of Abilene (KS) High School.   Let’s have a little competition at school and […]

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It is the right time to talk about school time

It is the right time to talk about school time

  Across the country, there is a push in many school districts for a longer school day and more days in the yearly school calendar in the hopes of a corresponding increase in student achievement. There is a perception that kids in other countries are spending a lot more time in school and that is […]

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