I Thought a Think is hosting this week’s Carnival of Education.
At Bluebird’s Classroom, students are cleaning out their binders. A seventh grade teacher, Mrs. Bluebird is teaching students to organize their work in AVID style. AVID, which normally starts in ninth grade, pushes average students to prepare for college and has proven very successful.
At Florida Citizens for Science, a father thinks middle-school students need tighter controls, not more independence, as the hormones kick in.