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The False Promises of “School Choice” by Barbara Miner 2 xchrom Oct 2012 Oct 2012 9 660
Check out this picture of Matt Damon 22 proud2BlibKansan Oct 2012 Oct 2012 65 3900
Luckovich Toon: Hand us the keys 10 n2doc Oct 2012 Oct 2012 35 2150
Teachbad wrote a song! 0 proud2BlibKansan Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 463
The Real Audience for 'Won't Back Down' May Not Have Been Moviegoers 5 HiPointDem Oct 2012 Oct 2012 6 835
"Race-based student goals prompt controversy in South Florida" 1 jody Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 649
20 school lunches from around the world. 12 RandySF Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 1999
Chicago Public Schools CEO Jean-Claude Brizard out by ‘mutual agreement’ 4 proud2BlibKansan Oct 2012 Oct 2012 3 670
Charter school: Enroll here, get a free Nintendo DSi 6 Starry Messenger Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 849
Many traditional public schools send special ed kids to continuation schools every day. 8 NYC_SKP Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 1043
What do you think of Indistar? 1 RobertAustin Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 614
Got a question, 6 MadHound Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 850
Live From the Rubber Room! 0 Smarmie Doofus Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 579
How Gloria Romero (D-CA Ed Deformer) Became the Face of Proposition 32 3 Starry Messenger Oct 2012 Oct 2012 5 1036
Attention Disorder or Not, Pills to Help in School 5 groovedaddy Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 843
Teaching jobs come back after four years of layoffs 0 FBaggins Oct 2012 Oct 2012 3 460
Education profiteering -Wall Street’s next big thing? 5 Starry Messenger Oct 2012 Oct 2012 11 865
Hey NYC-Skip What subjects do you teach? Grade level 6 demtenjeep Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 924
This message was self-deleted by its author [View all] 105 NYC_SKP Sep 2012 Oct 2012 0 8209
Please help... 17 HiPointDem Oct 2012 Oct 2012 5 1375
I teach 1 ashling Oct 2012 Oct 2012 13 795
How a Teacher Made $1 Million Selling Lesson Plans 4 ErikJ Sep 2012 Oct 2012 4 1215
One of the best Education videos I've seen... 4 YvonneCa Oct 2012 Oct 2012 7 781
Help Write a Letter to President Obama 11 HiPointDem Oct 2012 Oct 2012 4 1166
AFT's endorsements for upcoming election 1 noamnety Oct 2012 Oct 2012 1 690
Wendy Kopp (Teach For America) to Jonathan Kozol: Your book didn't mention me once! 3 HiPointDem Oct 2012 Oct 2012 8 1079
Imagine where there is no chess team and this is the school... 1 littlemissmartypants Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 557
"Imagine a school where the cool kids are the chess team" 21 Starry Messenger Oct 2012 Oct 2012 32 5486
Today's lesson: charters do not outperform unionized schools 1 HiPointDem Oct 2012 Oct 2012 6 579
Anti-teacher-union “Won’t Back Down” flunks at box office 19 Starry Messenger Oct 2012 Oct 2012 21 1991
Stuff (wealthy) white people like: Education reform. 6 HiPointDem Oct 2012 Oct 2012 7 1199
Questions about "Won't Back Down" movie 3 spedtr90 Oct 2012 Oct 2012 4 832
Michelle Rhee’s Plan to Destroy Public Education 4 proud2BlibKansan Oct 2012 Oct 2012 13 844
Seven Days that shook the Windy City: Reflections on a Chicago teachers strike 2 Starry Messenger Oct 2012 Oct 2012 12 599
Governor Brown Signs Legislation to Create Free Open Textbooks 12 NYC_SKP Oct 2012 Oct 2012 3 1463
Don’t turn teachers into scapegoats 10 proud2BlibKansan Sep 2012 Oct 2012 8 1324
Oh, DISGUSTING! Private Sector "Sponsors" of State Sanctioned "Partnership Academies"!!!!11!!11 0 NYC_SKP Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 485
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 NYC_SKP Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 376
Petition to Congress to Cut the Pay of Administrators -- two more signatures needed from Illinois... 0 RobertAustin Oct 2012 Oct 2012 1 453
Tellin’ Ain’t Teachin’: The Need for Frequent Processing by Spencer Kagan 8 proud2BlibKansan Sep 2012 Sep 2012 8 1093
Toon: Cheating Stops, Scores drop 0 n2doc Sep 2012 Sep 2012 7 709
Now We Know Our ABCs. And Charter Schools Get an F. 2 eridani Sep 2012 Sep 2012 11 729
Students, Experts Recoil at Alcohol Enema Case 1 struggle4progress Sep 2012 Sep 2012 0 751
Contextual Accountability by John Kuhn 3 proud2BlibKansan Sep 2012 Sep 2012 8 876
Teachers (and Friends): So who's running for Congress this year that "gets it"? 7 Smarmie Doofus Aug 2012 Sep 2012 3 1260
It occurs to me what American schools really need to do. 10 RandySF Sep 2012 Sep 2012 3 1287
This message was self-deleted by its author 4 silentwarrior Sep 2012 Sep 2012 2 1002
Toon- Any of you want to actually Teach? 4 n2doc Sep 2012 Sep 2012 20 978
Letter to Secretary of Education Arne Duncan Concerning Evaluation of Teachers and Principals 0 elleng Sep 2012 Sep 2012 2 535
These are the folks leading ed policy: Common Core model lesson doesn't fit guidelines 1 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 6 786
Democrats endorsing parent trigger 5 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 2 988
This year's Education Nation: teachers in a feisty mood 3 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 6 646
The Ohio State University in the news and how public dollars are spent there. 0 kathman-duzi Sep 2012 Sep 2012 0 516
National Resolution on High-Stakes Testing 0 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 3 392
Student test scores waaay down in Philly. Tighter proctoring (less cheating) suspected as cause. 0 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 2 650
National annual mean income for teachers and other similar professions 2 proud2BlibKansan Sep 2012 Sep 2012 5 771
QUESTION: Property taxes for Education 10 Angry Dragon Sep 2012 Sep 2012 2 1172
The Endeavor flew over my school today! 6 Starry Messenger Sep 2012 Sep 2012 9 1733
what the chicago teachers won (comparative chart from ctu) 9 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 7 1102
Sigh...Union groups supporting an add on 2 the state constitution to bar 0 MichiganVote Sep 2012 Sep 2012 0 563
Part-time faculty pay reaching poverty level 15 Starry Messenger Sep 2012 Sep 2012 17 2183
Heads up: Tony Danza is the lone guest tonight on Tavis' PBS show 5 Bozita Sep 2012 Sep 2012 3 864
Went to my 25th Back-to-school night last night and heard something I haven't come across before. 26 FSogol Sep 2012 Sep 2012 0 2561
Why Do People Hate Teachers Unions? Because They Hate Teachers. 17 n2doc Sep 2012 Sep 2012 11 2176
Bill Cosby signs on with 'students first' 28 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 3 2510
Duke University "Talent Identification Program" 2 jody Sep 2012 Sep 2012 0 700
Broward County, Fla. is First Major System to support Nat'l LGBT History Month. 0 Smarmie Doofus Sep 2012 Sep 2012 3 612
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 0 523
School bullies beware: San Francisco won’t tolerate that behavior 1 RandySF Sep 2012 Sep 2012 3 650
a very different take on the education debate- this american life 11 mopinko Sep 2012 Sep 2012 1 1503
Edmonton teacher fired for giving zeros gets new job 1 alp227 Sep 2012 Sep 2012 3 725
Salon: Teaching ate me alive. 4 RandySF Sep 2012 Sep 2012 5 825
Vouchers Unspoken, Romney Hails School Choice 1 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 2 556
One of the (many) ways "non-profit" charters are profit centers: REITs. 0 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 2 1047
So, assuming this is a win for chicago teachers, what are the repercussions and developments? 8 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 6 1096
Standing up for teachers--Eugene Robinson 7 Starry Messenger Sep 2012 Sep 2012 5 1244
Is Putting Boys and Girls in Separate Classrooms Legal? 22 redqueen Aug 2012 Sep 2012 1 2954
Please help me ask the NEA, and their state affiliates, to kick out all the administrators. 10 RobertAustin Sep 2012 Sep 2012 2 1079
A Teacher at Central Falls HS Will Not Vote for Obama [View all] 134 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 15 10878
(When there's a contract they) Call Me Maybe (Musical interlude from young chicago teachers) 0 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 4 742
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