PORT CHESTER, N.Y. — On a recent chilly spring morning at John F. Kennedy Magnet School, fourth-grade bilingual teacher Kristin Pascuzzi distributed a series of “mystery” photos to her excited students and asked them to discover what they had in common. They gabbed and scratched their heads, studying the images that included a doorknob, a …
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“I don’t think there was much thought given to English language learners when these standards were created,” said Sánchez, who spearheaded the math translation project.
No, this is classic hierarchical problem creating. And it is the best way to insure that good teachers find other outlets for their powerful skills. The Common Core put into motions a set of conditions that are so complex that no one knows how they will shake out. How unethical is that! Very.