LEFFLER: Looking forward to the New Year
So Jan. 1, 2014 is a mere five days away. I have no idea what it will hold. But I plan to make it memorable. Just as I plan to make all of 2014 memorable. Of course, 2013 was memorable in its own right. Some good. Some not so good. And, frankly, there are things I forgot as soon as they happened -- like what I had for dinner on any given day.
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CONFER: Common Core and your family's data
Common Core's reliance on individual and aggregate student data is not entirely unexpected, as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation remains the largest funding source for Common Core Inc.
LEFFLER: Working with others has its ups and downs
I shipped it off to George who sent it to Craig and then back to me. By the time I got it back, I knew it was not going the be the holiday classic I had hoped for. By the time we were finished it was more Tim Burton than James Stewart.