Saturday, December 09, 2006

Extra Credit Reading: Saturday, December 09, 2006

Voting for the 2006 Weblog Awards has begun. Vote for your favorite Education Blog right here. (And yes, The Education Wonks have been nominated, but we're up against some good EduBlogs.) Readers may cast one vote each 24 hours.

The Los Angeles Times' edublog School Me! has their
weekly roundup of international edustories.

Sports Saturday: There's a good
old-fashioned donnybrook going on at California's Castro Valley High School. Parents, teachers, students, and administrators are all choosing sides on whether or not girl's basketball coach Nancy Nibarger will be assigned a keeper an "ombudsman" to accompany her whever she's coaching students. (Click here and scroll down for more.)

It's disappointing, but not surprising, when we hear of "nice" schools
being infested with illegal drug use...
See our latest EduPosts here and yesterday's Extra Credit there.