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: […]

Friday Fish Pics – Hard To Quantify Edition!

It’s another take a kid fishing edition. This is the son and daughter of Susan Oliver.  She’s a public relations professional in the education reform space.  You can follow her on Twitter here.  But, since one of her primary clients is the Forum for Education and Democracy that means I can’t tell you what these […]

Posted on Dec 4, 2009 @ 10:07am

More Friday Fish Pics

Last week we did a special G rated kids version of our regular Friday fish feature. This week we’ve got a special version, too, the previously promised ed researcher edition! It doesn’t qualify as fish porn because, well, there are no fish in the picture. But, I can attest that Jane Hannaway, seen here at […]

Friday Fish Pics

Today we have a special “G” rated version of our usual Friday fish feature. Today we’re focusing on the kids of various edufigures. Below is a picture of New Schools Venture Fund partner Jordan Meranus’ daughter with a big fluke she caught this summer. And it was no fluke, she caught several that day and […]

Friday Fish Porn – Class In Session

Parker Baxter is Director of the Center for Education Policy Analysis at the School of Public Affairs at CU Denver. More on that below. He’s also a fisherman, has fished all over the country including for smallmouth bass on Virginia’s Shenandoah. Couple of fish here, including a monster largemouth bass from Florida last weekend.  And a good reminder to […]

Friday Fish Porn – Spring Rainbow

This is just a great picture. Happy angler, mountains, big fish… It’s the Commodore’s daughter Anabel fishing a few weeks ago in Idaho. The Roza family are not strangers to fish porn. If you want more education types (In her day job Marguerite “Commodore” Roza is arguably the leading school finance innovator in the sector) […]