Gov. Snyder: State government is going ‘Outside the Box’

Gov. Snyder: State government is going ‘Outside the Box’ . Governor directs departments to eradicate felony question prior to occupational licensing, state job applications. Gov. Rick Snyder last month announced the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) has removed the checkbox reading “Were you convicted of a felony?” that precedes occupational and construction code licensing…

Challenging the “The Anyone can Teach without a degree” Fallacy!

Challenging the “The Anyone can Teach without a degree” Fallacy! Recent local and national moves to “dumb down” requirements for teachers in response to national teacher shortages could very well further undermine the teaching profession.  We all should be concerned.  The popular opinion that anyone can teach is a fallacy that must be corrected.  This…