Today's primary outcome is seen as a referendum on influence of state's largest teachers' union.
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May 24, 2010
By guest blogger Stephen Sawchuk Citing Gov. Charlie Crist's veto of a bill that would have linked test scores to teacher pay and evaluation in the Sunshine State, the Florida Education Association has endorsed the governor, now an independent, for the upcoming Senate Race. Details over at Teacher ...
May 18, 2010
Races in Pennsylvania, Arizona, and Oregon will impact public schools.
May 13, 2010
The state's largest teachers' union collects signatures to qualify a ballot measure that would cancel corporate tax breaks.
April 22, 2010
Meanwhile, GOP governors in three other states incur wrath of teachers' unions.
April 17, 2010
Debate rages over whether the Florida governor's bid for the U.S. Senate will be helped or harmed by his veto of controversial teacher tenure legislation.
April 12, 2010
Bill White, Democratic challenger to Republican Gov. Rick Perry, accuses the incumbent of downplaying the state's dropout problem.
March 19, 2010
Two Georgia gubernatorial candidates were accused of sexual misconduct with students.
March 03, 2010
In less than 24 hours, we should finally know which states will land those coveted finalist spots in Round One of the $4 billion Race to the Top contest. While we wait for the big news, I've been combing again through the applications of those states that most folks agree are likely finalists. And ...
March 03, 2010
Gov. Rick Perry rolled to an easy victory in yesterday's primary in Texas. Republican voters there apparently preferred sending him onto a possible third, four-year term, over handing the nomination for the state's top office to U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison or to Debra Medina, a favorite of Texas'...