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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
"Bursting the dam" that protects public schools from commercial exploitation. 0 madfloridian 6 hrs ago 6 hrs ago 5 112
What If My Favorite Thing To Do Is..... NOTHING? 0 Smarmie Doofus 10 hrs ago 10 hrs ago 1 131
Grade colleges on how well they teach teachers? Universities balk 3 alp227 21 hrs ago 13 hrs ago 3 159
Your Waitress, Your Professor 3 n2doc Dec 20 22 hrs ago 19 588
NY Success Academy Charter Will Send 9,000 Students To Pro-Charter Rally. Close school for day. 1 madfloridian Yesterday Yesterday 3 135
My college survived the Great Depression and after a unanimous vote by the Board of Trustees, 5 no_hypocrisy Tuesday Yesterday 6 226
I need some advice on our son. 44 RiffRandell Feb 15 Sunday 0 1185
How to opt-out of FL tests..VERY carefully. How some plan to do so. 0 madfloridian Sunday Sunday 5 186
Empathy, not Expulsion, for Preschoolers at Risk 1 elleng Feb 20 Saturday 3 183
Pennsylvania SRC approves five charters, all with conditions, out of 39 applicants 3 Panich52 Friday Saturday 2 153
Newark Students’ Protest Gets Them Meeting with Superintendent 0 Panich52 Friday Friday 3 114
Kansas Bill Could Send Teachers to Jail for Six Months for Teaching "Harmful" Materials 6 eridani Friday Friday 1 297
Why Reading and Writing on Paper Beat Digital Screens For Boosting Your Brain 3 Panich52 Thursday Thursday 5 234
Change of Heart: How the 'Mother of School Choice' Came to Reject School Vouchers 1 Panich52 Thursday Thursday 7 169
How Wall Street's Greedy Tentacles Sank Into Schools, Trapping Them in Massive Debts 0 Panich52 Thursday Thursday 5 154
Winnie, Bear Extraordinaire 0 elleng Thursday Thursday 1 238
Pre-Primary kids learned about magnets, domains, kinetic and potential energy today... 0 elleng Feb 24 Feb 24 0 217
Powerful video 0 d_r Feb 24 Feb 24 2 155
The debate over the existence of public schools 4 Panich52 Feb 21 Feb 23 3 295
Third Way says NCLB testing must go on. Call us "anti-testing-and-accountability Democrats" 1 madfloridian Feb 21 Feb 21 4 188
The Illusion of School Choice in New Orleans 0 Panich52 Feb 20 Feb 20 2 234
Bad charter situation in Baltimore. Unpaid power bills, huge IRS tax liens. 0 madfloridian Feb 20 Feb 20 6 253
Getting ready for STEMFest! 2 elleng Feb 20 Feb 20 2 209
Black Girls Are Suspended from School Six Times More Often Than White Girls 6 Panich52 Feb 18 Feb 20 4 293
Bipartisan Bill to Repeal Common Core is Proposed in Washington State 2 eridani Feb 19 Feb 19 2 164
Oklahoma Wants to Ban A.P. U.S. History, and There’s Nothing You Can Do About It 4 eridani Feb 19 Feb 19 5 284
Rick Scott and FL ed chief say have fewer tests. I agree. 2 madfloridian Feb 18 Feb 18 1 184
One Connecticut Public School Student Was Restrained Over 700 Times in One Year 1 Panich52 Feb 18 Feb 18 0 166
OLSAT test. What is this? 1 AllyCat Feb 18 Feb 18 0 187
Higher Ed: Technology, Art, Ethics and More Converge in 3-D Printing 0 TexasTowelie Feb 16 Feb 16 1 149
U.S. Senator Joe Manchin: Let’s protect our children in schools 1 Panich52 Feb 13 Feb 15 0 276
Higher Ed: 175 Years of History in 11 Minutes 0 TexasTowelie Feb 13 Feb 13 1 220
The Anti-Standardized Testing Movement Claims a Victory in Chicago 0 eridani Feb 11 Feb 11 9 171
ESAs getting steam now. FL, AZ already turning state school money over to parents. 4 madfloridian Feb 9 Feb 11 3 223
Excellent description of how FL's 2-tier education works. 0 madfloridian Feb 10 Feb 10 8 309
More Is More | Emanuele Corso 4 Tace Feb 10 Feb 10 7 166
Science Just Discovered Something Amazing About What Childhood Piano Lessons Did to You 8 antigop Jan 19 Feb 10 11 878
What do you think of the College Board? 5 Algernon Moncrieff Feb 8 Feb 9 0 246
Weaponizing Children | Emanuele Corso 0 Tace Feb 8 Feb 8 0 170
Susana’s Trojan Horse | Emanuele Corso 0 Tace Feb 8 Feb 8 1 143
The Skandera Loop | Emanuele Corso 0 Tace Feb 8 Feb 8 0 117
Chancellor Carmen Fariña Changes New York City Schools’ Course. 2 elleng Feb 7 Feb 7 8 258
Anchorage Assembly passes property tax exemption for charter schools 0 Panich52 Feb 5 Feb 5 4 220
Education Secretary Says Administration Is Committed to Testing. 3 elleng Jan 12 Feb 4 5 349
"This International Student Edition is for use outside the U.S." 3 mike_c Feb 2 Feb 3 14 316
A Boy Praises the Principal of His Brooklyn School, and a Fund-Raising Campaign Takes Off. 1 elleng Feb 2 Feb 2 8 303
3 articles about Deion Sanders charter school being shut down this week. 1 madfloridian Feb 1 Feb 1 7 323
Myth Busting Scott Walker's Bogus "Outstanding Teacher of the Year" Got Fired Story 0 Panich52 Jan 29 Jan 29 6 416
Higher Ed: The Ins & Outs of Liberal Arts 0 TexasTowelie Jan 26 Jan 26 3 239
"When you really listen to a child read, 2 elleng Jan 24 Jan 25 0 296
Math and Science combine forces for 6th graders 0 elleng Jan 22 Jan 22 0 204
Student writes how Jesus would give pot to the sick. Teacher put on admin leave, resigns. 14 madfloridian Dec 11 Jan 20 8 783
Black Lives Matter—at School, Too 0 Starry Messenger Jan 20 Jan 20 6 236
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Eugene Jan 17 Jan 17 0 121
Kindergarten writing in their journals 0 elleng Jan 17 Jan 17 2 316
Civil rights groups back high stakes testing 7 eridani Jan 14 Jan 15 7 403
Peter Greene's super description of Arne's words about testing. Curmudgucation. 3 madfloridian Jan 14 Jan 14 11 289
What does math look like in second grade? 4 elleng Jan 14 Jan 14 2 430
Kindergarteners exploring the characteristics of paper, 0 elleng Jan 13 Jan 13 5 271
Fulton school chief to Georgia Legislature: Raise teacher pay. Lower time spent on testing. 4 n2doc Jan 12 Jan 12 8 353
Ethan's Story. Commentary on high stakes test obsession. 3 madfloridian Jan 10 Jan 10 5 280
The Disturbing Transformation of Kindergarten 5 elleng Jan 9 Jan 10 37 1005
anybody here teach phonological awareness? 11 ellenrr Dec 30 Jan 10 2 531
Secret Agents for Change 0 elleng Jan 9 Jan 9 0 173
X-post from Wisconsin: School Superintendent writes staff about legislative action in Madison 0 Scuba Jan 9 Jan 9 2 278
xpost The most important skill in science or self-improvement is noticing the unexpected 0 n2doc Jan 2 Jan 2 1 290
Can't believe they gave a whole city of PA schools to these FL rich fools. 3 madfloridian Dec 31 Dec 31 17 479
Court gives York, PA schools to Charter Schools USA. Stripped local school board of power. 2 madfloridian Dec 27 Dec 30 6 370
“Most people confuse arithmetic with math...” link 'fixed.' 7 elleng Dec 28 Dec 29 7 731
Alfie Kohn's righteous anger. 1 madfloridian Dec 28 Dec 28 12 475
Typical PR special in Pinellas... 0 Sancho Dec 27 Dec 27 4 299
To Raise Science Scores, Colleges Look Beyond the Lecture. 4 elleng Dec 26 Dec 26 0 340
Banksy twitter cartoon on Modern Education. 1 madfloridian Dec 25 Dec 26 14 578
Florida makes sure that there are not too many A schools by adjusting standards yearly. 1 madfloridian Dec 22 Dec 23 8 463
White House releases snapshot of plan to rate U.S. colleges 1 Eugene Dec 19 Dec 20 0 311
New York City’s best public schools are harder to get into than the Ivy Leagues 0 n2doc Dec 19 Dec 19 1 286
12 Amazing Things Scientists Discovered This Year About People Who Listen to Music 8 antigop Dec 12 Dec 18 44 3400
Video: Jeopardy Names a Category "Non-Common Core Math." 2 Smarmie Doofus Dec 16 Dec 17 3 408
Music and Math -- the genius of Beethoven (video) 0 antigop Dec 17 Dec 17 5 362
New video series on Antiacademics. 0 lenrely Dec 17 Dec 17 1 329
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