LFA Executive Director Cheryl Williams calls for a change in the conversation around public education in this nation.
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November 14, 2012
Kappan Editor-in-Chief Joan Richardson examines Finland's teacher education system, one of the key factors leading to the nation's success on international education assessments.
October 18, 2012
AACTE President and CEO Sharon P. Robinson reminds us that the institutions that prepare teachers are critical to successful implementation of the Common Core.
October 09, 2012
NASSP Executive Director JoAnn Bartoletti asks us to provide principals the support they need to lead the schools we all want.
September 27, 2012
Learning Forward's Tracy Crow reminds us that when we ask educators to shift what they teach and how they teach, we must acknowledge that they'll need deep and sustained professional learning to build new knowledge and skills.
September 11, 2012
Marla Ucelli-Kashyap shares examples of how AFT's Innovation Fund is investing in creative ideas by practitioners, for practitioners, to solve problems.
August 30, 2012
AACTE President and CEO Sharon Robinson urges the higher education community, k12 educators, policymakers and others to get the facts straight and move together beyond the persistent doubts about the efficacy of educator preparation.
August 27, 2012
Sarah Nicholas, recent high school graduate and National Student President of the Future Educators Association® (part of the PDK International Family of Associations), explains why she wants to go into teaching.
August 22, 2012
PDK Executive Director Bill Bushaw shares seven surprising findings from this year's PDK/Gallup poll on the public's attitudes towards the public schools.