New Educational Foundations

Colleagues,

I want to let you know about the pro bono foundations of ed website that SPE members Ed Rozycki and I operate. It deals with a wide variety of educational related issues and now attracts over 3 million visitors a year. You can visit and poke around by clicking on this link: http://www.newfoundations.com. Feel free to submit articles or links for inclusion.

You also might want to take a look at the first and second issues of New Educational Foundations — an electronic ed journal that four colleagues and I founded six months back. We intend it to be a “…forum for independent-minded teachers, professors, administrators, and researchers who prefer intelligent practice over merely implementing the will of others. We fear that “professionals” who just do what they are told may as easily serve a tyranny as a democracy; and, if they’re good enough at it, it becomes hard to tell the difference. There are alternatives to this scenario, and NEF will explore those alternatives.”

You might like to submit something for inclusion.To date we’ve had more than 12,000 downloads of our first two issues and now are looking for contributions for our third issue. Maybe you would like to add your voice. If so, please send your manuscript for review to: clabaugh@comcast.net. We do not favor any particular ideology. As a matter of fact, we intend that this journal be trans-ideological. Our emphasis is on ideas and dialogue.

Here are links to the first and second issues of New Educational Foundations.
First issue:  http://www.newfoundations.com/NEFpubs/NEFv1n1.pdf
Second issue:
http://www.newfoundations.com/NEFpubs/NEFv20f0513.pdf

Gary K Clabaugh, Ed. D.
Emeritus Professor of Education
La Salle University

Society for Educating Women – deadline extended

6th Annual Conference
The Society for Educating Women (SEW)
A Summer Studio

CALL for PAPERS/PRESENTERS DEADLINE EXTENSION: June 1, 2013

We are pleased to announce a call for papers for the 6th annual Conference for the Society for Educating Women.
Conference theme:
Resisting Amnesia and creating community: Educating women in Thought, Art, & Action

26-28 July 2013, St. Louis, MO
Marriott Renaissance Grand Hotel

For Call details and updates please consult SEW on the Web at http://educatingwomen.net

SOCIETY FOR EDUCATING WOMEN (SEW) CONFERENCE

A warm welcome to SEW as a new member of the Council.  Here is information about the 6th Annual Conference of the The Society for Educating Women (SEW) – A Summer Studio

St. Louis on the Mississippi River, Gateway Arch and Old Courthouse. Courtesy of Daniel Schwen, January 27, 2008

St. Louis on the Mississippi River, Gateway Arch and Old Courthouse. Courtesy of Daniel Schwen, January 27, 2008

26-28 July 2013, St. Louis, MO.  Marriott Renaissance Grand Hotel

Submission Deadline: March 31, 2013 (Extended to April 15)

The call for submissions and other information available via this link:

Resisting Amnesia and Creating Community: Educating Women in Thought, Art, and Action.