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I’ve Been Away and Didn’t Tell You

I’m sorry.  I’ve been away for a while and didn’t tell you.  Writing the ‘On California’ blog at EdWeek.org has become such a full time job—my wife Leanne thinks it is an obsession—that I’ve had little leftover time for Mindworkers. Also, given that I have another outlet for educational policy writing, I need to rethink [...]

Interviews with Tom Torlakson and Marshall Tuck

I interviewed State Superintendent Tom Torlakson and his challenger in the June 3 primary Marshall Tuck.  Excerpts from those interviews are posted at ‘On California.’  The full text transcriptions are available by clicking: Torlakson or Tuck. BTW: ‘On California’ is off to a good start.  Nearly 3,000 visitors in the first month, and we are [...]

‘On California’ Launches at EdWeek.org

Beginning today, Education Week is launching a new blog about the Golden State, which I will be conducting, one hopes with the help of a few friends.  The first pieces are up at http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/on_california/ Go, look, comment. Soon, I will write a piece about why I am doing this, which will be posted on the EdWeek site.