Category Archives: 1984

An Open Letter to Big Brother Bill Gates by teacherbiz

Dear Big Brother Bill: You know that feeling you get when you think you’re doing something good—and then you realize you’re actually doing harm? Wait…you might not. Hold that thought. WOW—I have so many things to say to you. In … Continue reading

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“Engaged” Virginia Teacher Speaks Truth about Measuring Student Engagement

Dear Bill and Melinda, I can probably help you out with your research regarding student engagement. If the student is asleep because he stayed up all night listening to his father beat his mother, not engaged. If a student is … Continue reading

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