The Frustrated Teacher

Blog URL:http://www.thefrustratedteacher.com/
Blog Tags:NCLB, education, education reform, politics, cartoon, california
Country:United States
State/Province:California
Location:Bay Area

A California teacher's take on education, school reform and politics. Oh, and some humor.



Latest Blog Posts



Bernie's Affirmation

on Jul 27, 2016

I think we love and respect Bernie because he affirmed what we already knew about the inherent unfairness built into the system we have, and fought to fix it out of concern, not ambition. The DNC emails sort of do the same thing -- who was surprised...

What’s the big secret about the SBAC and PARCC test questions?Back in the day, after I took a test and it was graded, I got my test paper back to see what questions I got wrong. It was part of the learning process.It seems these days that Pear...

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War Is A Racket (Repost)

on May 27, 2013 in: money, war

So much for the dead – they have paid their part of the war profits. So much for the mentally and physically wounded – they are paying now their share of the war profits. But the others paid, too – they paid with heartbreaks when they tore them...

There was a wealthy merchant, in London he did dwell He had a Beautiful daughter, the truth to you we'll tell Oh the truth to you we'll tell She had sweethearts a plenty, and men of high degree But none but Jack the sailor, her true love ever be Oh...

This was written back in 2009. A fellow blogger linked to it, so I figure I should let you see it. _______________________________________________________________________I am only posting this because I find it revealing and prescriptive. I also...

The following is from Crazy Crawfish's Blog I’d be lying if I told you I wasn’t feeling overwhelmed by all the rapid changes happening in the education sphere. I’m positive I’m not alone in feeling this way based on the feedback, articles...