Linda Perlstein discusses education and writing, with occasional detours into pop culture and food.
Monday, August 30, 2010
This is why teachers tell students to check their work.
Wow—what a week to be away! I’m still sweeping up vacation detritus, so I can’t talk long, and I know I am late on this. But allow me to just pop in to say that it puzzles me that a state otherwise deemed deserving of $400 million in grants would not get it because they filled in one answer wrong. Rules are rules, but, um, wow.