How Bad Math Instruction Makes Kids More Emotional And Less Rational

Barry Garelick is a long-time math instruction analyst and current middle-school math teacher. For years he has done yeoman's work carefully analyzing Common Core math and showing precisely how it affects students, down to the level of individual math problems, approaches, and specific mandates. He recently responded to criticism of some of his work discussing … Continue reading How Bad Math Instruction Makes Kids More Emotional And Less Rational

With Classical Education, Music Is Essential

In many schools, music is an elective, or an afterthought. In classical education, music and all the arts are considered core curriculum, or essential aspects of human culture and flourishing that all children learn to enjoy and create. In Houson, Memorial Lutheran School, a classical school, integrates music instruction beginning in preschool. Students may take … Continue reading With Classical Education, Music Is Essential