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The Games Charter Schools Play. 3 madfloridian Yesterday 20 hrs ago 16 280
Teacher fired protecting student from bullying - why due process is important. 9 QED Yesterday 23 hrs ago 14 420
Race to Nowhere airs on local PBS stations Sept 25- Oct 5. About education reform's dark side. 4 madfloridian Saturday Monday 6 283
The "education market is ripe for disruption" Great article in The Nation. A must read. 4 greatlaurel Friday Monday 14 270
Are these the best and worst states for teachers? 1 QED Monday Monday 4 196
I missed this post in June from Peter Greene's blog. Anti-teacher trolls. 2 madfloridian Saturday Sunday 6 177
Flipping the Classroom 8 TexasTowelie Thursday Sunday 0 298
Making a Splash on Campus-College Recreation Now Includes Pool Parties and River Rides 2 antigop Sunday Sunday 1 158
Cuomo: Still won't cater to teachers' union. Says he doesn't need their endorsement. 1 madfloridian Saturday Saturday 3 160
UK community wins battle to prevent their school from becoming an academy 0 n2doc Friday Friday 2 135
A New Way to Pay for a Year of University? 2 xocet Jul 30 Friday 1 521
Wesleyan, accused of harboring ‘Rape Factory,’ orders frats to admit women 9 unhappycamper Sep 23 Friday 1 256
Understanding Common Core is About Seeing a Much Larger Picture 4 Smarmie Doofus Friday Friday 6 184
Inside the Mammoth Backlash to Common Core - Mother Jones 13 Android3.14 Thursday Thursday 4 343
Center for Union Facts says Randi Weingarten is ruining nation’s schools 4 Starry Messenger Thursday Thursday 8 204
no, no, no, no, no 0 rogerashton Thursday Thursday 0 273
Free online physics courses with Brian Greene 2 Shankapotomus Thursday Thursday 12 282
Well written article from Alternet about the math common core. Makes a lot of great points. 15 greatlaurel Sep 23 Wednesday 11 417
Student Debt Factories: The Scandal of For-Profit Colleges 1 unhappycamper Sep 23 Wednesday 4 153
I would never have expected this level of vitriol about a faulty test item. 16 madfloridian Sep 21 Sep 23 1 569
I just ran across this at Twitter. A rant from a father of a special education student. 20 madfloridian Sep 22 Sep 23 18 568
9 college freshmen dead in alcohol-related incidents in first weeks of new school year 2 unhappycamper Sep 22 Sep 22 3 266
How The Koch Brothers Corrupted Florida State University (+163 Other Colleges) (Young Turks) 1 unhappycamper Sep 21 Sep 22 6 237
Teacher tells of throwing students to the "testing wolves." 3 madfloridian Sep 8 Sep 21 15 325
cross posting because no one in GD seems to care about education. 7 liberal_at_heart Aug 26 Sep 21 11 320
New York State Teacher Evaluations Are Rigged 4 Smarmie Doofus Sep 14 Sep 21 6 291
Spending cuts to education and nutrition will hurt kids 3 unhappycamper Sep 19 Sep 21 4 235
State still owes city $2.5B for school funding 0 Sherman A1 Sep 21 Sep 21 1 149
FL DOE stops K-2 testing for now. Thank a teacher who put her job on the line. 3 madfloridian Sep 16 Sep 19 8 320
26 school districts stock up on free military gear 3 unhappycamper Sep 18 Sep 18 9 245
The 2 groups suing NY teachers are feuding with each other. 0 madfloridian Sep 17 Sep 17 9 218
David Boies has a plan. Go state by state stripping teachers of due process. 2 madfloridian Sep 17 Sep 17 7 243
Satanists plan to send materials to Orange County schools 4 teach1st Sep 15 Sep 15 1 247
Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today 30 n2doc Jul 9 Sep 14 31 1795
Koch foundation proposal to college: Teach our curriculum, get millions 4 n2doc Sep 12 Sep 12 7 246
The Conspiracy at PS 154 in the Bronx 0 SoBronxSchool Sep 10 Sep 10 2 186
Toon: Happy Teachers Day 2 n2doc Sep 10 Sep 10 19 312
Interesting article at Alternet about homeschooling. 8 greatlaurel Sep 8 Sep 9 7 380
Florida Charter schools continue to rip off taxpayers... 4 Sancho Sep 8 Sep 9 8 243
I wonder if Arne Duncan is trying to end the category of special education? 35 madfloridian Aug 26 Sep 7 14 938
I don't know how much more of this Common Core bullshit I can take. 17 AtheistCrusader Sep 4 Sep 7 2 608
The Battle for New York Schools: Eva Moskowitz vs. Mayor Bill de Blasio 2 elleng Sep 5 Sep 5 1 304
New materials to explore, books to read, friendships to make. 2 elleng Sep 5 Sep 5 2 171
On the First Day of Kindergarten 1 elleng Sep 4 Sep 4 1 230
The unstoppable TI-84 Plus: How an outdated calculator still holds a monopoly on classrooms 1 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 3 Sep 3 0 405
On the first day Primary School Science Teacher Kelly Hoffmaster wanted to get her students thinking 0 elleng Sep 3 Sep 3 5 318
California schools chief to appeal ruling striking down teacher tenure 9 Starry Messenger Sep 2 Sep 3 15 436
Louie Gohmert: Ban non-English speakers from schools because they ‘bring education down’ 4 unhappycamper Sep 3 Sep 3 2 345
Florida School District Opts out of Opting-Out 0 Ka hrnt Sep 2 Sep 2 1 209
This Labor Day there was something missing. Respect for teachers and their unions. 0 madfloridian Sep 2 Sep 2 4 232
FCC to devote $2 billion toward pushing Wi-Fi Internet at schools, libraries 0 littlemissmartypants Aug 29 Aug 29 2 205
Arne Duncan may allow Rick Scott to look very good to teachers and parents. 1 madfloridian Aug 28 Aug 29 4 251
This is cool... 4 YvonneCa May 2011 Aug 29 1 715
ALEC And Jeb Bush Are Conspiring To Kill Off Public Schools For Good 6 unhappycamper Aug 28 Aug 28 16 420
Tucson Weekly: Schools, Society And Snake Oil Salesmen 0 madfloridian Aug 28 Aug 28 7 194
Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today. 15 elleng Aug 23 Aug 27 9 647
D.C. Charter Leader Objects To Plan Setting Aside Seats For At-Risk Students 13 Jefferson23 Aug 22 Aug 26 5 433
United States: Boy held for 'killing pet dinosaur' (BBC) {or, that's what he wrote ...} 2 eppur_se_muova Aug 25 Aug 25 1 328
Inside LA’s ‘teacher jail’: Educators are ‘broken, depressed, suicidal’ 4 n2doc Aug 11 Aug 23 13 447
Give a read to this post in GD about many reasons tenured NY teachers can be fired... 1 madfloridian Aug 23 Aug 23 2 222
What's wrong with "school reform"? 3 ellenrr Aug 22 Aug 22 8 361
Education Secretary Allows Reprieve on Test-Based Teacher Ratings. 3 elleng Aug 21 Aug 22 5 247
Fox Dem strategist Kirsten Powers at it again. Says teachers making "sexist" attacks.... 0 madfloridian Aug 21 Aug 21 2 429
I'm contemplating asking Skinner to start a "College Parents" group 8 Algernon Moncrieff Aug 19 Aug 20 3 298
Union Trouble: NYC Teachers Clash w. Cops Over Planned Brutality March 0 Smarmie Doofus Aug 20 Aug 20 1 255
Why Do Americans Stink at Math? 10 eridani Aug 17 Aug 18 4 576
SF teachers union still counting strike authorization votes 0 RandySF Aug 17 Aug 17 1 205
Rand Paul gets schooled: Libertarian fantasies don’t help kids learn — teachers do 7 n2doc Aug 10 Aug 15 9 578
Test scores, rating plunged at top elementary after Dallas ISD determined teachers had been cheating 1 n2doc Aug 15 Aug 15 6 346
Michelle Rhee drops out of school group 7 Starry Messenger Aug 14 Aug 15 5 375
Charles P Pierce- Who the fck is Campbell Brown? 17 n2doc Aug 6 Aug 13 61 1669
Lunch lady rises to teachers union leader and takes on all comers, bluntly 2 n2doc Aug 12 Aug 12 20 496
UFT's Mulgrew Ridicules Common Core Critics; Threatens to "Punch You in the Face..." 8 Smarmie Doofus Aug 10 Aug 11 2 493
My Own Story. Why Teachers So Desperately Need Tenure 7 SoBronxSchool Aug 10 Aug 11 21 737
Keoni Wright, plaintiff in Campbell Brown's lawsuit, is a member of Michelle Rhee's Students First. 4 madfloridian Aug 10 Aug 11 7 356
Toon: Back to testing 1 n2doc Aug 6 Aug 6 11 507
Whoopi Goldberg taking up fight against teachers. Post in GD 1 madfloridian Aug 5 Aug 5 5 422
Classic Math vs. Common Core 4 elleng Aug 5 Aug 5 2 439
Go Public: A day in the life of an american school district 3 HiPointDem Jul 2013 Aug 5 7 846
‘Education reform’ now a pejorative term to many progressive Democrats 6 n2doc Jul 29 Aug 3 10 352
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