Casey: In my judgment, the [common-core] standards have the potential to do some real good.
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October 16, 2014
October 14, 2014
Meier: I think some of the practices of even the AFT (and the UAW) have been deleterious to the important sense of membership.
October 10, 2014
The newest poll shows incumbent Sen. Mark Begich down six points against Republican challenger Dan Sullivan in Alaska's U.S Senate race.
October 07, 2014
How will unions support teachers who refuse to give standardized tests?
October 02, 2014
Casey: We are a nation in need of a "Civic Monday" movement. And education needs such a movement as much as any part of American society.
September 30, 2014
What, Leo, could we do to make the unions we most respect become places that teach democracy on a daily basis?
September 19, 2014
Under Rep. Steve Israel's new bill, the federal role in federal testing would shrink.
July 15, 2014
Battles fought decades ago by famous leaders of the two national teachers' unions still continue today.
July 14, 2014
At its convention in Los Angeles, the American Federation of Teachers approved a resolution calling for greater educator involvement in implementing the common-core standards.
July 14, 2014
The teachers' union will "continue to support the promise" of the common standards, but teachers must have more input and oversight, the resolution sates.