Archive for November 2009

Teachers are selling lesson plans (finally)

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Bake sales could be a thing of the past. Teachers all over the country are turning to selling lesson plans online. Since most educators spend endless hours on crafting the perfect lesson, why shouldn't they get credit for their work (and money)? Sounds like a win-win, except somebody thinks they actually deserve a cut. HINT: They don't.

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11 2009

About that time I paid $80 to attend UCLA

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My UCLA education cost less than yours. And yours will cost less than your children's. And theirs will cost less than your grandchildren's. Repeat until no one on earth can afford to attend UCLA.

UC: "For only 32% more... or just two macbooks a year"

It's official. A protest, student tasering here or there and 14 arrests later UC tuition will jump by a cool $2600. In practical terms, that's like buying two macbooks a year and your UC making off with them in the middle of night. Why UC? Why?