What to expect from the Summit Professional Education Conference

A week of workshops on topics ranging from career and technical education to leadership and mentoring.Students can also participate in a Q&A session with experts and experts from industry.The Summit Professional Schools program was started in 2011 by The National Association of Career and Technical Education Professionals, the national trade group for career and technology …

Art education podcast, Bad Education, debuts on iTunes

Podcasts like Art Education have a long history in the music world.They have a wide range of listenership, ranging from fans of classical music to students of art history, and some even claim to be the world’s best.Now, the site has announced that its new Art Education podcast, Art Education, will debut on iTunes.As you …

How to recognize and fix an illness, including an illness with a name

The name of an illness may sound familiar to you.A person has a name, but the illness isn’t that name.An illness with an associated name may sound strange, like the flu or cold.And the name may even sound confusing, like a word that has an unknown meaning, like ‘doug.’If the name sounds familiar, you may …

When Will Texas’s Educator Training Program Be Closed?

Texas has one of the nation’s most restrictive teacher licensing requirements, with teachers forced to complete training before they can even be certified to teach in their own state.In many ways, the state has been the victim of a nationwide education reform push that has resulted in a flood of new teacher positions and a …

Why you should never stop caring about Doug Collins

The latest episode of NBC’s “Megyn Kelly Today” featured a conversation about Doug Collins, a high school football coach in North Carolina.Kelly opened the episode by asking Collins why he would ever choose to take on a job that could mean the difference between life and death.Collins said he felt he could never stop thinking …