Schooling today...

There was a time on this continent when children were schooled at home.  Many parents (those who can afford it) are returning to that model.  Most will tell you that this avoids the negative socialization many children experience and that it is really...

Comparing Young Learners - China, Canada, Jamaica

Twice in the past month I have had  primary level Canadian students cut me off, contradict me, and insist that what they were doing was perfectly acceptable - even though they were totally incorrect.  Now, I understand defensiveness and "My teacher...