In an annual survey, principals report declining levels of job satisfaction.
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February 21, 2013
February 20, 2013
Relatively few are "very confident" that new standards will improve achievement or make students more ready for college and work.
February 19, 2013
At the Mission Hill school, teachers are empowered to decide what's best for their students. Would more schools be healthier places if more teachers were given similar latitude?
February 18, 2013
Dancing Classrooms is more than teaching children ballroom dancing. It is a program that teaches leadership, confidence, respect, acceptance, as well as strengthens self-esteem.
February 13, 2013
Can a classroom manage itself?
February 12, 2013
Equal access to a good public education can be offered in every classroom through the development of literacy.
February 11, 2013
Charters struggle as much as traditional public schools to keep their best teachers and get rid of ineffective ones.
February 08, 2013
Pearson and the School Improvement Network have announced a partnership they say will expand schools' access to online teacher professional development and other resources.
February 06, 2013
A Seattle teacher boycott against a district-mandated exam seems increasingly tied to fights against high-stakes testing, whether or not that was the intended goal.
February 05, 2013
Today is the day all teachers stand with those at Garfield High School in Seattle,Washington in their refusal to administer the MAP test. This is ground zero for the civil disobedience that we will see across the nation as teachers expose the misuses of testing.