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Cartoons on Grading

A recent post on this blog dealt with a teacher who gave every student he taught an A. It turned out badly for that teacher. Tests, report cards and grading have a long history of conflict between teachers and students, … Continue reading

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Cartoons on Mediocrity

Over the past few weeks I have been thinking about how Americans consider familiar concepts such as “average,” “middling,” and “mediocre.” I have written a few posts on the stigma attached to being “average” in American society and how closely … Continue reading

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Cartoons on Families Raising Kids

For this month, I have scoured the web for loving descriptions, cartoons and instances when families interact with their kids. Cartoonists have always had fun examining kids and their parents. Enjoy!                   … Continue reading

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Cartoons on Addiction to Technology

The following collection of cartoons on technology addiction come from a blog post at Examined Existence. I selected the ones that had not appeared on posts that I had published on the same topic. Enjoy!           … Continue reading

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Cartoons and Stories of Students and Lawyers

For this month, I am combining those often repeated howlers that students write  on tests and say in class with a selection of actual back-and-forths between trial lawyers and witnesses. I wed these student stories/cartoons with courtroom exchanges to show … Continue reading

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Cartoons on Beginning of School Year

  Yep, it is that time when children and youth return to school. This month’s cartoons celebrate that momentous time celebrated every year by parents and cartoonists. Enjoy!                         … Continue reading

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Cartoons: The Politics of Schooling

For this month, I have selected cartoons that get at the vulnerability of public schools to social, economic, and political demands. The cartoonist’s pen captures how fads and fashions easily spill over schools since they are wholly dependent upon the … Continue reading

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Cartoons on Teaching English

Over the years, I have run cartoons on teaching different subjects from math, science to social studies. This collection of cartoons looks at the teaching  of English in K-12 schools (and teaching in general) and its effects on students, pupils, … Continue reading

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Cartoons about Professors

Everyone who is a teacher and administrator has graduated college. They have had professors as teachers. Those educators who have advanced degrees have even more experience with professors as both teachers and researchers. Now is time to have those cartoonists … Continue reading

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More Cartoons on Using Technology

Yeah, I know I have been showing lots of cartoons about using technology. But I cannot help myself since I do laugh at how technologies have penetrated our (I include myself) lives. Taking a step back to laugh at ourselves … Continue reading

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