A Comedy Central show explores what teachers who shift between vastly different school climates experience.
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September 25, 2013
September 16, 2013
Secretary Duncan's threats to withhold funds from California if they do not continue to give tests that are not aligned with common core makes no sense. California has a better plan.
September 09, 2013
A federal appeals court has boosted free-speech protection for "teaching and writing on academic matters by teachers employed by the state."
September 09, 2013
The new documentary "Teach" premiered during prime time on CBS. It follows four ordinary teachers who do extraordinary work teaching in the public schools.
August 29, 2013
A new book from Harvard Education Press aims to help teachers and the general public make sense of the common standards.
August 28, 2013
Over the summer we interviewed two dozen school and network leaders producing strong academic results and developing powerful young people. Considering their leadership stories, we found ten things in common:
August 26, 2013
North Carolina may have the most deceptive governor in America. He says one thing, but his actions are much different.The public schools are suffering major setbacks under his leadership.
August 21, 2013
Eva Moskowitz opened Harlem Success Academy opened in 2006. With nine new schools opening in the next few weeks, Success Academy Charter Schools will have 22 New York City locations and will serve 7,000 students. It is clearly one of the three best K-8 school networks in the country and with plans to open 6 new elementaries, 3 new middle schools and their first high school in 2014.
August 20, 2013
A poll published by Education Next shows both support and opposition to the common core growing in 2013, with the latter nearly doubling.
August 19, 2013
Public education in America needs teachers that are better trained to meet the needs of specific student populations, those that understand the necessary role of distance learning, and those that are willing to speak up to facilitate classroom change. Without these teachers, effective reform to meet global demand is not possible.