Local Hero

Walk Up And Donate Yourself

Jose Vilson Jose 3 Comments

Out of the hundreds of e-mails I get every day, I always catch one that I thought had a shred of authenticity, but ends up just annoying the hell out of me. This time, I came across an e-mail from Borders, an e-mail I asked to receive, but didn’t think …






Waiting for Superman

How Much Superman Knows About Pedagogy

Jose Vilson Jose 7 Comments

Pardon my snark, but what does Superman really know about pedagogy? Really, I’m not sure why Davis Guggenheim, John Legend, Bill Gates, Michelle Rhee, or anyone else think this superhero should be the face of education reform when a) he probably wants nothing to do with this mess b) kids …