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Marie Kondo The Curriculum


Thank you so much for this post; it is by far the single best one I have seen in all of the pandemic coverage and commentary. We are in such grave danger of reinforcing the deficit paradigm, when we could productively use this moment in history to understand anew what truly constitutes learning.

I would like to know more about how to implement these strategies as a teacher

I am reclaiming my whole house! Decluttering everything!

Shakespeare is not essential. Especially for 2nd language learners. Irrelevant. Save Shakespeare for college. With the dumbing down of America, critical thinking and science are the most important subjects. Real life issues: Covid, Climate Change, human population and resources, how to grow food, fix things, live sustainably on the planet, purify water...etc.

Great post. It let me to reflect on the way I teach and how I can improve it. Thank you

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