McCarthy’s Law #173: The Common Core and Reading

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Teaching vs. Coaching: McCarthy’s Law Animated

I’m not going to say where this very old argument recently appeared, but, suffice it to say, it did reappear.

The argument is a simple one: teachers, especially good ones, shouldn’t fear the results of standardized tests for the same reasons that coaches (especially good ones) shouldn’t fear the results of their work on the playing field.

This is all well-and-good except that leaves out a few key distinctions between coaching and teaching (at least, teaching in a public school).

Watch this short video addressing the problems that come with iPads in the classroom.

Watch this short video addressing the problems that come with iPads in the classroom.