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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.

April 01, 2013

We're All Stakeholders in Public Education

As a society we have the know-how to teach every kid well. We have the wealth to create schools in which every student is known, valued, and educated. Know-how and wealth. What's missing, of course, is the will.

March 28, 2013

'Why Do We Teach?'

I came into education assuming that our task was and always had been to produce a learned, thoughtful, and tenacious "ruling class."

March 28, 2013

Are Teachers Overpaid?

Predecessors with good intentions created these contracts and extended these benefits but they could not have foreseen the convergence of social, political and economic forces occurring in this moment. It is our turn to navigate and the old maps no longer serve.

March 27, 2013

New Training for Teachers: Self Defense

In light of the December Newtown, Conn., school shooting and fears about school violence, some teachers, parents, and administrators are turning to self-defense classes.

March 27, 2013

Hot off the (E-)Presses: A New Book on Classroom Management

The newest e-book from Education Week is all about classroom management

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