Misrepresenting the Dolch List

All but 20 of the words on the 220-word Dolch list can be sounded out using the conventional sound/symbol relationships of English spelling.

Could the Tea Party be Right about Common Core?

A story in this week’s Washington Post about the Tea Party’s push to reject the Common Core State Standards has garnered a lot of comments. Most of them are sarcastic in nature, suggesting that if the Tea Party is against the CCSS, then all reasonable people must be for them. This may be a time […]