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April 29, 2013

Teachers Need So-Called Tenure More Than Ever

Teachers need fair employment and dismissal procedures or so-called tenure because so much concentration on high stakes testing has distorted the practice of teaching. Politicians need to assure good teachers that they will not be subjected to personal, political, arbitrary, and capricious decisions not to mention nepotism.

April 23, 2013

Amazon T.V. Pilot Shoots for the Hungover Teacher Demographic

In "Those Who Can't," a new comedy pilot from Amazon, three high school teachers face a common foe: a high school lacrosse player.

April 22, 2013

Just How 'Wink-Wink' Was a Deal on N.Y. Teacher Evaluations?

New York's education department says districts SINGULAR? AT LEAST ONE?--MB violated agreements over how new teacher evaluations would impact employment decisions.

April 22, 2013

A 'Secret Plan' to Completely Change Michigan Public Schools

A plan under discussion in Michigan would create "Michigan Education Cards" that students could use like vouchers in state public schools.

April 22, 2013

Leading From Courage or Fear

How do our brains and hearts ...and yes, even our physical bodies... perform in crisis. It is about who we are at our core.

April 15, 2013

More on Montana Charters, Wisconsin Vouchers, and Iowa Teachers

Significant changes to teacher pay, charters, and tax credit scholarships are still up in the air in statehouses this year.

April 03, 2013

Teachers Who Cheat Go to Jail

The Atlanta scandal on teachers and administrators cheating on standardized testing has rocked the teaching profession. A closer look should examine this complex problem and changes need to be made.

April 02, 2013

Give Teachers Autonomy to Arrange Schools So Students Want to Learn

The late educator Jack Frymier often said, "If the kids want to learn, we can't stop 'em. If they don't, we can't make 'em." Yet how often are schools' objectives defined in terms of what the students seek to achieve? What would it look like if we charted a different path to learning and engagement?

April 02, 2013

Teachers Tweet, Administrators Don't

Do more teachers than administrators use Twitter?

April 01, 2013

A Month of Classroom Laughs

April Fools' Day kicks of National Humor Month, giving teachers the opportunity to incorporate jokes and laughter in their lesson plans this month.

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