Blurt!Commonplace Book

“[T]he standards-and-accountability movement … is an elaborate sorting device, intended to separate wheat from chaff. The fact that students of color, students from low-income families, and students whose first language isn’t English are disproportionately defined as chaff makes the whole enterprise even more insidious.” (Alfie Kohn, “Can Everyone Be Excellent?”)

Sunday, February 23, 2020, 8:37:35pm PDT