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 1) Congressional Hearings on Testing Scheduled Posted: Jan 13, 2015 6:13 PM, by: Jerry P. Becker read a passage about a race between a pineapple and a hare. Tests are not scientific instruments like barometers; they are commercial products that are subject to multiple errors. Are tests being given ... 1%
 2) Re: Bile break Posted: Oct 15, 2014 10:27 PM, by: Carleton Washburne complete dismissal of whatever I thought of or asked about. Although this COULD work as a kind of reverse barometer, as I sense that the usefulness of the idea would be inversely proportional to the intensity ... 3%
 3) NPE Calls for Congressional Hearings: High Stakes Testing Posted: Mar 5, 2014 2:48 PM, by: Jerry P. Becker read a passage about a race between a pineapple and a hare. Tests are not scientific instruments like barometers; they are commercial products that are subject to multiple errors. Are tests being given ... 2%
 4) The Old Barometer Story (OBS) Redux Posted: Jan 26, 2013 11:32 AM, by: Richard Hake Some subscribers to Math-Teach might be interested in a recent post "The Old Barometer Story (OBS) Redux" [Hake (2013)] and its significance for education. The abstract reads: ... 96%
 5) Unappreciated - IL public workers face a morale crisis Posted: Nov 14, 2012 3:24 PM, by: Jerry P. Becker what is, it wouldn't be. And what it wouldn't be, it would. You see?" There is no Illinois-specific barometer that measures the disposition of the state's public employees, but experts across the country ... 1%
 6) Unappreciated - IL public workers face a morale crisis Posted: Nov 13, 2012 6:04 PM, by: Jerry P. Becker what is, it wouldn't be. And what it wouldn't be, it would. You see?" There is no Illinois-specific barometer that measures the disposition of the state's public employees, but experts across the country ... 1%
 7) Re: Who really benefits from putting high-tech gadgets in classrooms? Posted: Feb 10, 2012 9:23 AM, by: Haim tool, there is the fundamental question of the right tool for the job. I am put in mind of the famous Barometer Question http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barometer_question#Calandra.27s_account except, in this ... 5%
 8) Re: Top Test Scores From Shanghai Stun Educators Posted: Dec 10, 2010 11:48 AM, by: Haim divorce itself from school curriculum. But its international rankings are widely trusted as a reliable barometer of how young people in different countries compare on core academic subjects. How did Shanghai ... 2%
 9) Re: Why Math Students Fail Posted: Mar 14, 2010 9:30 PM, by: Michael Paul Goldenberg what the nature of the education you did receive in fact was: it seems like an excellent reverse barometer for designing schools and programs for the future. Quoting Robert Hansen : ... 4%
 10) Re: [ProgressiveMath] Re: {SPAM?} Re: Kamii's Articles on Algorithms in Arithmetic Posted: Jul 15, 2009 3:40 PM, by: Jonathan Groves that he was > likely onto something worth considering. MC/HOLD and > followers make excellent reverse barometers in that > regard. > > Want to find the innovators and scientists? Look for > the witch hunts ... 2%
 11) Re: {SPAM?} Re: Kamii's Articles on Algorithms in Arithmetic Posted: Jul 15, 2009 1:12 PM, by: Paul A. Tanner III that he was > likely onto something worth considering. MC/HOLD and > followers make excellent reverse barometers in that > regard. > > Want to find the innovators and scientists? Look for > the witch hunts ... 4%
 12) Re: {SPAM?} Re: Kamii's Articles on Algorithms in Arithmetic Posted: Jul 14, 2009 9:07 PM, by: Michael Paul Goldenberg am that he was likely onto something worth considering. MC/HOLD and followers make excellent reverse barometers in that regard. Want to find the innovators and scientists? Look for the witch hunts and ... 4%
 13) Re: Who Said It? (3) Posted: Jun 29, 2009 12:37 AM, by: Michael Paul Goldenberg I wouldn't be surprised to learn that you stimulated others to take her ideas seriously. As reverse barometers go, you're extraordinarily reliable. What I'm looking forward to next is seeing how you ... 1%
 14) Re: New Post at RME: Memorizing vs. Rote Learning & Drilling: More Posted: May 8, 2009 1:32 AM, by: GS Chandy to know that > Compton must be right. > > Here in New York City, we have another fascinating > ing barometer of systemic collapse. Stuyvesant is a > great high school by any standard, public or private, ... 2%
 15) Re: New Post at RME: Memorizing vs. Rote Learning & Drilling: More Posted: May 7, 2009 11:05 AM, by: Haim school), to know that Compton must be right. Here in New York City, we have another fascinating barometer of systemic collapse. Stuyvesant is a great high school by any standard, public or private, ... 2%
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