A peer-review plan, as well as $11 million in RTTT funds, have been preserved in Toledo, Ohio.
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March 30, 2011
Former D.C. Chancellor and union critic Michelle Rhee says she supports teachers' right to bargain
March 17, 2011
By guest blogger Liana Heitin Here in New York at the International Summit on the Teaching Profession, education leaders from 16 nations came to the roundtable (literally, it was a large one) to share ideas and experiences on how to improve teaching. But while participants spoke in broad terms abou...
March 11, 2011
Many organizations, including teachers unions, are joining the battle against bullies.
February 17, 2011
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan offers more details about what it means to revisit things like seniority and layoff policies.
February 16, 2011
As they implement reforms, some districts now bargain informally on a monthly basis rather than every few years.
February 15, 2011
Among other things, the U.S. Secretary of Education called for more accountability for school boards and suggested that districts and unions rethink ways to recruit, retain and assign teachers, in a speech at the Denver union-management collaboration conference.
February 13, 2011
The NEA applauds the Obama administration's desire to fund local school districts with any additional Race to the Top funding.
February 08, 2011
What would happen on the ground if Tennessee lawmakers pass a bill to eliminate collective bargaining for teachers?
February 01, 2011
The U.S. Department of Education's labor-management collaboration conference kicks off today.