Maura N. Henry, a teacher from New York City, wants to bring back peer observation into the teacher evaluation process.
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November 21, 2014
November 20, 2014
An interview with Director of the Center for Advanced Study in Education at CUNY Howard Everson about how the Common Core helps teachers shift from a topic-centered point of view to a learner-centered perspective.
November 05, 2014
New York voters approved a $2 billion bond proposal that would provide funding for school technology and broadband infrastructure.
November 03, 2014
Where could partisan control of legislatures flip relatively easily, and what are the education policy issues in play in those states?
October 31, 2014
Rural high schools in New York with higher than average graduation rates tend to utilize partnerships, data, remediation, and dropout prevention strategies.
October 23, 2014
After reports that undocumented children were not being allowed to enroll in some local districts, New York State officials said they will review policies of the school systems which have seen large influxes of unaccompanied minors.
October 23, 2014
Although he's previously stressed the importance of the common core, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said in an Oct. 22 debate: "I have nothing to do with common core."
October 17, 2014
New York City is revamping its system to serve more students with disabilities in neighborhood schools, but the road to implementation has been bumpy.
October 10, 2014
City officials have pushed back hard against an analysis critiquing one of the mayor's landmark initiatives, a dramatic expansion of preschool slots citywide.
October 08, 2014
The quick expansion of preschool in New York City could worsen existing inequalities, according to a report from UC Berkeley.