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Building Hope$: Big charter, big money, big prizes, big hou$e$ 2 Starry Messenger 9 hrs ago 8 hrs ago 2 92
John Oliver perfectly sums up everything that’s wrong with standardized testing 3 Starry Messenger 13 hrs ago 9 hrs ago 13 156
Fraud, Waste, and Lies: Charter Schools Cheating Communities Out of Millions of Dollars 0 eridani Sunday Sunday 12 222
How to Lose $1 Billion: Yeshiva University Blows Its Future on Loser Hedge Funds 0 eridani Sunday Sunday 0 163
Arne has nerve to threaten fed intervention over opt outs. Blames parents for test anxiety. 4 madfloridian Apr 27 Wednesday 9 254
NBC: Amid Funding Cuts, Will LSU Have to Declare 'Bankruptcy'? 0 Algernon Moncrieff Apr 26 Apr 26 2 225
So, the college search that began two years ago ended today 12 Algernon Moncrieff Apr 25 Apr 26 3 297
Schools Warned On Pushing Families Into Due Process 2 Jefferson23 Apr 24 Apr 24 3 216
An Alternative To Failed Education ‘Reform’ (If We Want One) 0 eridani Apr 24 Apr 24 7 152
America Is Criminalizing Black Teachers 3 eridani Apr 16 Apr 23 9 377
This Article May Be Illegal: Lifting the Veil of Silence on Standardized Testing 4 eridani Apr 23 Apr 23 6 285
11-year-old has criminal and felony charges against him for kicking trash can in school 14 eridani Apr 13 Apr 22 15 442
Many U.S. schools still resist challenging all their students. 0 elleng Apr 21 Apr 21 2 139
Big testing opt out in NY this week. 0 madfloridian Apr 19 Apr 19 3 165
My rant about what I think teachers might do in 2016. 0 madfloridian Apr 18 Apr 18 5 368
DeBlasio said they must stop enabling Moskowitz. But Cuomo to hold huge fundraiser for her. 1 madfloridian Apr 15 Apr 15 5 289
Eva Moskowitz Success Academy and the restroom usage rules. Unacceptable. 1 madfloridian Apr 14 Apr 14 3 375
Someone Calculated How Many Adjunct Professors Are on Public Assistance, and the Number Is Startling 5 n2doc Apr 13 Apr 13 21 565
HEY HARRISON AND THE REST OF NEW YORK STATE IT'S TIME TO OPT OUT!!! 0 SoBronxSchool Apr 12 Apr 12 5 206
7 N.Y. Teachers of the Year blast Cuomo 1 n2doc Apr 12 Apr 12 7 208
Senate Proposal Cuts Off Duncan at the Knees 7 LWolf Apr 9 Apr 10 9 381
Children And Society As Fair Game | Emanuele Corso 4 Tace Apr 9 Apr 9 10 323
Charter financing: Study finds too little accountability in California 0 alp227 Apr 9 Apr 9 2 154
Game on! Teaching science with games 0 Panich52 Apr 9 Apr 9 2 150
For some opting out of testing is easy. Those in public schools must fight battles. 0 madfloridian Apr 8 Apr 8 3 346
Arkansas school privatization bill fails 0 Panich52 Apr 6 Apr 6 4 327
Albany charter schools. The education model that fell apart. 2 madfloridian Apr 5 Apr 6 18 338
The R-Word and Teaching Kids about the Power of Language 2 elleng Mar 28 Apr 6 2 281
Two more FL Republican state senators speak strongly against overtesting. Kudos to them. 1 madfloridian Apr 5 Apr 5 4 255
Learning Through Tinkering 3 elleng Apr 4 Apr 5 4 206
Oregon's 2014 Teacher of Year fired today. Had been warned not to speak about being gay. 4 madfloridian Apr 3 Apr 4 11 488
My post with the video of Republican FL state senator putting down Americans for Prosperity rep. 1 madfloridian Apr 3 Apr 3 11 402
The Right’s Fear of Education: What I Learned As a (Former) Conservative Military Man 5 Panich52 Mar 15 Apr 2 16 569
NY Dems pass Cuomo bill with "heavy hearts". One holds his nose. They hold a majority... 1 madfloridian Apr 2 Apr 2 1 231
If you need proof standardized testing is setting students up for failure, just ask the students. 2 eridani Mar 31 Mar 31 8 332
Stunning revelation Bill Gates has spent $2.3 Billion on Common Core – #PARCC 5 eridani Mar 28 Mar 30 15 657
Conservatives, Please Stop Trashing the Liberal Arts 0 question everything Mar 28 Mar 28 3 364
Former Dean is Victorious in Legal Fight with For-Profit College After Blowing the Whistle 0 swarmster Mar 27 Mar 27 6 285
Nancy Atwell. 3 LWolf Mar 25 Mar 25 1 245
9 Billionaires Are About to Remake New York’s Public Schools—Here’s Their Story 3 Starry Messenger Mar 20 Mar 24 5 292
Oregon's 2014 Teacher of Year placed on leave. Had been warned not to speak about being gay... 3 madfloridian Mar 22 Mar 22 4 355
Kids have no idea what a VCR is. Nor VHS format. Makes me feel old. 5 madfloridian Mar 20 Mar 20 4 362
Alan Singer: Teaching History the Pearson Way 2 eridani Mar 18 Mar 19 5 291
FL Republican House votes to cut back on testing. 0 madfloridian Mar 19 Mar 19 5 351
Miami Herald column: Florida flunked the test, failed the kids. 1 madfloridian Mar 18 Mar 18 2 243
Caveon, Pearson's eye on internet...We "cast a really broad and deep net". 2 madfloridian Mar 17 Mar 18 7 512
PA Gov Tom Wolf spares York city schools from being handed over to FL charter school company. 0 madfloridian Mar 17 Mar 17 17 563
Creationism teaching ban to be considered (in Scotland) 0 Erich Bloodaxe BSN Mar 16 Mar 16 5 305
Bipartisan Bill to Repeal Common Core is Proposed in Washington State 4 eridani Feb 19 Mar 16 3 409
Bellevue College in WA is fast becoming my favorite school! 1 liberal_at_heart Mar 16 Mar 16 9 472
More about messed up Florida testing time. 0 madfloridian Mar 15 Mar 15 3 275
Study Shows NYC Charter School Suspensions Far Outpace Public School Ones 1 Panich52 Mar 14 Mar 15 4 271
How conservatives capsized school reform 2 Panich52 Mar 9 Mar 14 1 306
Testing company Pearson, NJ, spying on social media of students taking PARCC tests. 0 madfloridian Mar 14 Mar 14 4 358
Arizona cuts support for largest community colleges and Universities 4 n2doc Mar 10 Mar 13 3 396
Kindergartners asked to ‘check out’ college scholarships and ‘select jobs’ 3 QED Mar 12 Mar 12 4 299
Alaska legislature considers suspending reimbursements for school construction 0 Panich52 Mar 12 Mar 12 0 216
(CA) State suspends use of test scores to measure school quality 1 Starry Messenger Mar 12 Mar 12 5 318
Lake County parents organizing, fighting back, opting out. Videos. 1 madfloridian Mar 11 Mar 11 2 406
Lynn University To Track Student Attendance by iPad Location 4 Gidney N Cloyd Mar 10 Mar 10 1 333
Testing company claims hacker attacks caused cancellation of Florida computer tests. 2 Sancho Mar 9 Mar 10 1 335
When Kansas tests were hacked last year they trashed them. What will Florida do? 0 madfloridian Mar 10 Mar 10 3 248
Thousands of comments delay WV science standards vote 1 Panich52 Mar 8 Mar 10 1 335
Toon: What Happened to them? 2 n2doc Mar 10 Mar 10 7 541
"Bursting the dam" that protects public schools from commercial exploitation. 0 madfloridian Mar 5 Mar 5 8 325
What If My Favorite Thing To Do Is..... NOTHING? 0 Smarmie Doofus Mar 5 Mar 5 1 309
Grade colleges on how well they teach teachers? Universities balk 3 alp227 Mar 5 Mar 5 3 356
Your Waitress, Your Professor 3 n2doc Dec 2014 Mar 5 19 748
NY Success Academy Charter Will Send 9,000 Students To Pro-Charter Rally. Close school for day. 1 madfloridian Mar 4 Mar 4 3 318
My college survived the Great Depression and after a unanimous vote by the Board of Trustees, 5 no_hypocrisy Mar 3 Mar 4 6 403
I need some advice on our son. 44 RiffRandell Feb 15 Mar 1 0 1388
How to opt-out of FL tests..VERY carefully. How some plan to do so. 0 madfloridian Mar 1 Mar 1 5 342
Empathy, not Expulsion, for Preschoolers at Risk 1 elleng Feb 20 Feb 28 3 358
Pennsylvania SRC approves five charters, all with conditions, out of 39 applicants 3 Panich52 Feb 27 Feb 28 2 312
Newark Students’ Protest Gets Them Meeting with Superintendent 0 Panich52 Feb 27 Feb 27 3 226
Kansas Bill Could Send Teachers to Jail for Six Months for Teaching "Harmful" Materials 6 eridani Feb 27 Feb 27 1 447
Why Reading and Writing on Paper Beat Digital Screens For Boosting Your Brain 3 Panich52 Feb 26 Feb 26 5 353
Change of Heart: How the 'Mother of School Choice' Came to Reject School Vouchers 1 Panich52 Feb 26 Feb 26 7 313
How Wall Street's Greedy Tentacles Sank Into Schools, Trapping Them in Massive Debts 0 Panich52 Feb 26 Feb 26 5 289
Winnie, Bear Extraordinaire 0 elleng Feb 26 Feb 26 1 370
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