Judy Drummond and Joel Westheimer will discuss the cultural obsession with testing and so-called accountability and the damage that does to both teacher professionalism and critical thinking. Most importantly, the damage all of this does to education for democratic thinking and the ability to think! Check out Joel’s site to see a list of his writings: http://uottawa.academia.edu/Joel Westheimer
“Connecting the Dots” Thursday 1/29/15 with Dr. Joel Westheimer
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20 January 1888 is one of the birthdays listed for Huddie William Leadbetter—LeadBelly—which we celebrate Tuesday the 20th KPOO, San Francisco, 4pm, PST, “For the People.” Also featured will be a KPOO programmer who has been on-air more than three decades, Mary Jean Robertson, host of “Webworks: Voices of the Native Nations.” Hear this and more, Tuesday the 20th January, 2015, on 89.5FM, KPOO, San Francisco, 4pm – 6pm, PST, “For the People.” Produced and hosted by Safi wa Nairobi (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Happy New Year from KPOO to all of you!