Transparency in Teaching (Stuff) Podcast


Transparency is finally here

Transparency in Teaching is here!

Ever wonder what is really happening inside the classroom? Well, transparency in teaching is here, finally. So quit listening to the media scare tactic nonsense and tune in to our podcast instead.

Who's indoctrinating whom

Who’s Indoctrinating Whom?

Who's indoctrinating whom? According to Merriam-Webster, the word indoctrinate originated in the 17th century.  It meant "to teach," as it comes from docēre, the Latin word for teaching.  But by the 19th century, the meaning shifted to signify...

social promotion

Is It Time to Stop Promoting Social Promotion?

According to an article in the New York Times, "This year, for the first time since the National Assessment of Educational Progress tests began tracking student achievement in the 1970s, 9-year-olds lost ground in math, and scores in reading fell by...

Back to school

Back to School Blues (and what to do about them)

As summer vacation is ending, I was wondering if you are beginning to get a nervous tick when you hear, “Back to School Sale?” Or do you find yourself tearing up when you walk by the school supplies aisle? Or do you awaken in the fetal position...