Friday Fish Pics!

Bill Hughes is a former school district superintendent in Wisconsin and a keen observer of the education scene there. He now works with Seton Catholic Schools. Cross silo, we like that around here. Here he and his grandson are fishing – on public land – in Wisconsin. Scout Lake in Greendale. Word is the trip […]

Friday Fish Pics – Jason Weeby Takes A Kid Fishing

Summer is speeding by so here’s a reminder that if you can pull it off then take a kid fishing while the weather is good and the days are long. Not sure how, here are some tips. Easier and more fun than you might think. Bellwether’s Jason Weeby takes this advice: Here he is with his […]

Friday Fish Pics! Big Fish.

Lina Bankert is a partner on Bellwether’s Strategic Advising team. Her husband, Andy, and son, Cody, like to go fishing and here they are with a great catch from earlier this month. Cody caught it. Up in Michigan, as you can tell. Fish bigger than kid is always a good look. Want more pictures of […]

Friday Fish Pics – The Fishing Kosars

Kevin Kosar lives the ‘take a kid fishing‘ lifestyle. He’s a frequent fish pic contributor around here, sometime guestblogger, and has locked horns, or rather antlers, with Ali Fuller about who runs the show. In any event, here’s his daughter, Anna, who is something of an accomplished angler already at 7, with a catfish at […]

Posted on Sep 1, 2017 @ 8:30am

Hillary Clinton And Higher Ed, Prisons V. Schools, Buck Up History Advocates – Was It Over When The Germans Bombed Pearl Harbor? School Finance, Teacher Salaries, Demographic Data, And Henderson On DC And What’s Next. Plus Fish Pics And Mothman!

Below are some great fish pictures with Tim Taylor. Fish Porn Mayor Kevin Kosar has some, too, on his Twitter feed. Here and here most recently. Draft innovative assessment pilot regulations out.  The ambition for new ways of assessment bumps into the reality of assessment capacity. Alyson Klein here. Hillary Clinton is tuning and emphasizing her […]

Who Advises Trump On Education? Plus Reform Movement “Officials” Revealed, Must-Read Dynarski, Opt-Outs, Raimondo Rocks, Ed Research, WA Charters, Teacher Pensions And Social Security, Charters, Farmers, False Klansmen, And It’s Time For Fish Pics!

This July there will be another Bellwether Better Blogging training. Important Susan Dynarski column looking at racial disparities in gifted education. Apparently the education reform movement has “officials.” Who knew? Do they get uniforms and insignia and stuff? I hope so. Officials involved with what has become known as the education reform movement expressed concern […]

Friday Fish Pics- Kosar Returns!

Education analyst and professional whiskey expert Kevin Kosar took his son fishing along with a friend. They hooked into this big (31″) catfish near Fletcher’s Cove on the Potomac.  Also – and Potomac-related –  don’t miss his take on CRS. Through this link you will find hundreds of pictures of education types with fish. You can […]

Friday Fish Pics – Leafy Suburbs Edition!

Mike Petrilli of the Thomas B. Fordham Institute took his kids, ages seven and five, fishing and it was a success. Look at that catfish (and those smiles)! More pictures of education types and their fish via this link.

Posted on May 29, 2015 @ 8:30am

Friday Fish Porn (And Fish Pics) – All In The Merrow Family

It’s Friday and summertime, that can only mean one thing…. This week we revisit the Merrow family. Longtime education journalist John Merrow is no slouch with a fishing rod – and neither is his wife (or grandkids!).  Here they each are with stripers – released so still swimming around – caught this summer. Here’s John: […]