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Tim Holt

Tim Holt is an educator and writer, with over 33 years experience in education and opines on education-related topics here and on his own award-winning blog: HoltThink. He values your feedback.

April, 2019

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February, 2019

  • 26 February

    Op-Ed: Textbooks are obsolete. Get over it.

    Recently, in their annual letter where Bill and Melinda Gates reflect on the things that they (and their billions of dollars in charitable donations) think are worth thinking about, the worlds most philanthropic couple stated that “textbooks …

  • 19 February

    Op-Ed: What is ROI?

    I cringe whenever someone speaks about education, or students, or teachers, in business terms. There just seems something morally wrong about the idea that children are widgets, that teachers are factory workers, grade levels are …

  • 12 February

    Op-Ed: Teaching Bible Literacy in Public Schools is a Terrible Idea

    Recently, after getting his daily national security briefing from the trioka of talking heads on “Fox and Friends,” which horse-whispered to him “at least six states…have introduced legislation this year pushing for public schools to …

  • 5 February

    Op-Ed: Teaching With Technology Should Not Be An Option: It’s The Law.

    In Texas, the law requires schools to integrate technology into lesson in every curricular area in grades K-8. Period. The law is the law. And after 8th grade, it is assumed that all grades in …

January, 2019

  • 29 January

    Op-Ed+Video: Transformational Technology

    Take a look at the video above.   Pretty powerful stuff huh? I cringe whenever I hear someone say something derogatory about the use of technology in our schools. “We buy anything with blinking lights.” “Stop …

  • 22 January

    Op-Ed: The Green Book Is Divisive, And Maybe That’s A Good Thing.

    “The Green Book,” a movie about a white New York bouncer that drives a gifted New York black pianist in the deep south through a concert tour during the Jim Crow 60’s. The movie has …

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