Category Archives: Problems of public education

End of Summer Spark Toward School: Critical Thinking

http://media.blubrry.com/greatshalom/p/content.blubrry.com/greatshalom/GSB_Critical_Thinking_170805.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:23 — 13.0MB)Subscribe: Android | Email | RSS | MoreDon’t let the enemies of your child’s future be in charge of their thinking. You lead them into critical thinking. And connect that … Continue reading

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New Book Announcement – English Spelling Patterns

I wrote this first for my grandsons. I have never seen spelling taught in an organized, sensible fashion. Well, except once: my friend was teaching her preschooler at home and started with cat, rat, bat. So sensible. Never done. Later, … Continue reading

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The Basis of Education is…… Character Training. Do We Do that?

http://media.blubrry.com/greatshalom/p/content.blubrry.com/greatshalom/GSB_character_170506_RE10_3.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:20 — 13.4MB)Subscribe: Android | Email | RSS | MoreThere is robust, if almost unknown, scientific evidence that the single biggest predictor for academic achievement is church or synagogue affiliation. Even controlling … Continue reading

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