Today I read that Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, dismisses those who question Common Core and Smarter Balanced Assessments as simply “lots of drama, lots of noise.” (http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2014/04/18/arne-duncan-dismisses-critics-lots-of-drama-lots-of-noise/) Simultaneously, my phone was ringing, and I Read more →
Joan Wink, Ph. D.
Professor, CSU Stanislaus
College of Education
The purpose of my personal web pages is to share resources with teachers and learners.
In addition, I share news of my family and our life on the prairies. My life informs my learning, and my learning informs my life. Here is what I know today
- Prairies: The greater the diversity, the healthier the environment.
- Perspectives: The greater the diversity, the broader the thought.
- People: The greater the diversity the better the democracy (Wink, 2005, p. 3).
Enjoy, and help yourself to anything; a reference is always appreciated.