Education "Facts": Brill v. Ravitch

Recently, I posted a response to Steven Brill's piece for Reuters, "The School Reform Deniers" (it was reposted by Raging Chicken Press a few days ago).  In it, I call into question what he claims as his journalistic impartiality and also question what he resorts to calling "facts."  In the latest issue of The New … Continue reading Education "Facts": Brill v. Ravitch

"No Dog In This Fight"

When someone says:I had no dog in this fightLook out!  What they are saying is that they do (or did), but don't want to admit it.  Personally, I have never seen any claim of impartiality that proved true.  I know, that's a blanket statement, and I am sure instances could be dredged up where someone … Continue reading "No Dog In This Fight"