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What's wrong with "school reform"? 2 ellenrr 1 hr ago 9 min ago 3 96
Education Secretary Allows Reprieve on Test-Based Teacher Ratings. 3 elleng 15 hrs ago 11 min ago 5 88
Fox Dem strategist Kirsten Powers at it again. Says teachers making "sexist" attacks.... 0 madfloridian Yesterday Yesterday 2 326
I'm contemplating asking Skinner to start a "College Parents" group 8 Algernon Moncrieff Tuesday Wednesday 3 155
Union Trouble: NYC Teachers Clash w. Cops Over Planned Brutality March 0 Smarmie Doofus Wednesday Wednesday 1 162
Why Do Americans Stink at Math? 10 eridani Sunday Monday 4 402
SF teachers union still counting strike authorization votes 0 RandySF Sunday Sunday 1 134
Rand Paul gets schooled: Libertarian fantasies don’t help kids learn — teachers do 7 n2doc Aug 10 Friday 9 437
Test scores, rating plunged at top elementary after Dallas ISD determined teachers had been cheating 1 n2doc Friday Friday 6 253
Michelle Rhee drops out of school group 7 Starry Messenger Aug 14 Friday 5 267
Charles P Pierce- Who the fck is Campbell Brown? 17 n2doc Aug 6 Aug 13 61 1549
Lunch lady rises to teachers union leader and takes on all comers, bluntly 2 n2doc Aug 12 Aug 12 20 406
UFT's Mulgrew Ridicules Common Core Critics; Threatens to "Punch You in the Face..." 8 Smarmie Doofus Aug 10 Aug 11 2 329
Inside LA’s ‘teacher jail’: Educators are ‘broken, depressed, suicidal’ 3 n2doc Aug 11 Aug 11 13 319
My Own Story. Why Teachers So Desperately Need Tenure 7 SoBronxSchool Aug 10 Aug 11 21 571
Keoni Wright, plaintiff in Campbell Brown's lawsuit, is a member of Michelle Rhee's Students First. 4 madfloridian Aug 10 Aug 11 7 243
Toon: Back to testing 1 n2doc Aug 6 Aug 6 11 423
Whoopi Goldberg taking up fight against teachers. Post in GD 1 madfloridian Aug 5 Aug 5 5 339
Classic Math vs. Common Core 4 elleng Aug 5 Aug 5 2 320
Go Public: A day in the life of an american school district 3 HiPointDem Jul 2013 Aug 5 7 765
‘Education reform’ now a pejorative term to many progressive Democrats 6 n2doc Jul 29 Aug 3 10 255
City Council Committee Puts the Brakes on Charter School Expansion 1 NJCher Jul 31 Jul 31 5 163
A New Way to Pay for a Year of University? 1 xocet Jul 30 Jul 30 1 342
Why Do Americans Stink at Math? 5 elleng Jul 23 Jul 29 2 417
Lively ( and funny) thread re. Campbell Brown in NY Forum 1 Smarmie Doofus Jul 28 Jul 29 0 300
How The Koch Brothers Are Buying Their Way Into The Minds Of Public School Students 3 n2doc Jul 16 Jul 28 6 386
Two of Jeb's Chiefs for Change have anti-teachers-union op ed in WP. 3 madfloridian Jul 25 Jul 26 12 454
Spotlights and Solutions for College Rape 0 unhappycamper Jul 25 Jul 25 3 155
Her son has been suspended five times. He’s 3. 2 n2doc Jul 24 Jul 24 11 553
I posted more about Campbell Brown and Dan Senor and their attacks on teachers. 1 madfloridian Jul 24 Jul 24 14 254
Here's why they REALLY want to end teacher tenure. 8 Smarmie Doofus Jul 21 Jul 22 12 498
The principal who wrestles an F school to a C in one year gets demotion and pay cut 6 teach1st Jul 16 Jul 21 9 488
Ravitch's very apt description of Arne Duncan. 10 madfloridian Jul 12 Jul 17 31 707
White House Adds New Disability Adviser 4 Jefferson23 Jul 15 Jul 17 2 237
Gravy train charter schools and the EB-5 visa. 0 madfloridian Jul 17 Jul 17 7 203
THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION BLAMES TEACHERS FOR A FAILED EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM 13 newblewtoo Jul 13 Jul 16 6 558
MICHAEL GOVE IS OUT AS BRITISH EDUCATION SECRETARY!!! 9 LeftishBrit Jul 15 Jul 15 3 285
Great video compares charter school scandals to sub prime mortgages. Many similarities. 0 madfloridian Jul 15 Jul 15 11 344
New pro-public-school group. Democrats for Public Education. 1 madfloridian Jul 14 Jul 15 9 388
AFT joins NEA with conditions, asks Arne to resign. 13 madfloridian Jul 13 Jul 14 19 454
Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today 28 n2doc Jul 9 Jul 14 31 1573
Unreal! NYDOE gave principals 24 hour notice to clean, clear space for Success Charter Academies. 5 madfloridian Jul 8 Jul 13 11 313
Can the teachers' unions come back? 5 TexasTowelie Jul 10 Jul 12 5 292
Study: Kids Bullied in Gym, Sports Avoid Future Activity 12 radicalliberal Jul 7 Jul 11 8 588
Cuomo's GOP Foe Hopes to Unite Left and Right Vs. Common Core 7 Smarmie Doofus Jul 11 Jul 11 5 221
School superintendent banned in NJ finds work in FL, brings banned colleagues with him. 2 madfloridian Jul 11 Jul 11 6 286
New Orleans-area school district agrees to rules protecting Hispanics 0 Eugene Jul 9 Jul 9 3 181
Centinela school board votes to fire high-paid superintendent 2 n2doc Jul 9 Jul 9 2 219
Another Teachers’ Union Could Call For Obama’s Education Secretary To Resign 10 Starry Messenger Jul 9 Jul 9 10 327
Is the Charter Movement Imploding? 11 Starry Messenger Jul 7 Jul 9 18 466
Good to see an administrator speak out at AJC about Arne's policies. 12 madfloridian Jul 1 Jul 8 15 457
Ronald Reagan stuck it to millennials: A college debt history lesson no one tells 6 unhappycamper Jul 6 Jul 6 39 985
NEA Calls for Secretary Duncan's Resignation 47 Starry Messenger Jul 5 Jul 6 70 1314
Gotta love this Florida mom. Supports teachers, slams TPTB for testing extremism. 6 madfloridian Jul 5 Jul 6 11 408
Good Riddance to Common Core Testing 2 unhappycamper Jul 5 Jul 5 16 347
For-profit college to sell most campuses 4 n2doc Jul 4 Jul 4 8 390
this is not my rant. this is the rant from a psyche worker in chicago public schools. karen lewis. 17 mopinko Jun 30 Jul 4 1 618
Great post at Muckety on widespread influence of Campbell Brown, hubby Dan Senor. 13 madfloridian Jul 4 Jul 4 9 595
I still post in GD in spite of posts dropping. Can't cross post here... 9 madfloridian Jul 4 Jul 4 12 356
CALIFORNIA EDUCATORS CALL FOR DUNCAN RESIGNATION 13 Starry Messenger Jul 2 Jul 3 55 835
Gates' Excuse for Poor Results of Educational Technology: "Unmotivated Students" 9 tinymontgomery Jul 2 Jul 3 8 384
Will Anyone Stop Charter School Corruption? 1 eridani Jul 3 Jul 3 10 275
Ravitch: Do Public School Teachers Have Any Friends in the Obama Administration? 2 eridani Jul 3 Jul 3 11 215
The big money and profits behind the push for charter schools 3 Starry Messenger Jul 2 Jul 2 13 304
ASU English Professor Assaulted by Campus Police 1 NJCher Jul 1 Jul 1 4 309
Just now saw this on Twitter. Makes me kind of proud. 14 madfloridian Jun 15 Jun 30 35 818
OK, Ed "Reformers"; You're ON! 7 Smarmie Doofus Jun 21 Jun 30 4 480
St. Paul schools looking to ease concerns about discipline, disorder 2 kickysnana Jun 29 Jun 30 0 266
Rush-hour protest by teachers to target the Gates Foundation 4 ellenrr Jun 27 Jun 29 12 315
Montclair NJ rejects corporate deformers! 2 ellenrr Jun 28 Jun 28 6 260
Daily Kos Labor digest: Teachers face firing for speaking out for their students 4 eridani Jun 26 Jun 27 7 290
My economic life has become a sinking ship.... 30 citizen blues Jun 25 Jun 26 62 1573
Unbelievable use of surveillance tactics in Belleview NJ. 1 madfloridian Jun 25 Jun 25 1 276
Message auto-removed 10 Name removed Jun 24 Jun 25 0 369
New Evidence of Mental Benefits From Music Training 5 antigop Jun 19 Jun 24 11 311
Obama alums join anti teachers union case 2 QED Jun 24 Jun 24 3 338
Detroit News: DPS plans bigger classes, but won't close schools amid $49M loss in revenue 1 theaocp Jun 21 Jun 24 2 217
Why education become important in developing country? 0 petson Jun 20 Jun 20 0 225
Teaching creationism as science now banned in all UK public schools. 4 elleng Jun 18 Jun 19 21 394
Linda Darling-Hammond on the common core standards 4 elleng Jun 18 Jun 18 2 286
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