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Turns out playing video games is not all bad. “Why do we worry about a kid’s spending maybe 4 or 5 hours a day at a computer screen, doing what he wants to do, but don’t worry about the same kid sitting at school for 6 hours a day and then doing homework for another couple of hours–doing what others are forcing him to do? “-Peter Gray in Psychology Today
Why teacher’s quit? 8% of teachers quit each year for all kinds of reasons, but poor pay isn’t usually the main one – Mayra Linares, NPREd
Fearful environment might be another reason why teacher’s quit. This Duval county teacher finds herself in hot water over blog post criticizing a school board member –Denise Smith Amos, Jacksonville.com