HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Topics » Economy & Education » Education (Group)
Page: « Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 20 Next » | Archives

Education (Group)

This is a group, not a forum. Groups often serve as safe havens for members who share similar interests and viewpoints. Individuals who post messages contrary to a particular group's stated purpose can be excluded from posting in that group. For detailed information about this group and its purpose, click here.
Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
no, no, no, no, no 0 rogerashton Sep 25 Sep 25 0 370
Free online physics courses with Brian Greene 2 Shankapotomus Sep 25 Sep 25 12 405
Well written article from Alternet about the math common core. Makes a lot of great points. 15 greatlaurel Sep 23 Sep 24 11 627
Student Debt Factories: The Scandal of For-Profit Colleges 1 unhappycamper Sep 23 Sep 24 4 269
I would never have expected this level of vitriol about a faulty test item. 16 madfloridian Sep 21 Sep 23 1 771
I just ran across this at Twitter. A rant from a father of a special education student. 20 madfloridian Sep 22 Sep 23 18 700
9 college freshmen dead in alcohol-related incidents in first weeks of new school year 2 unhappycamper Sep 22 Sep 22 3 379
How The Koch Brothers Corrupted Florida State University (+163 Other Colleges) (Young Turks) 1 unhappycamper Sep 21 Sep 22 6 352
Teacher tells of throwing students to the "testing wolves." 3 madfloridian Sep 8 Sep 21 15 447
cross posting because no one in GD seems to care about education. 7 liberal_at_heart Aug 2014 Sep 21 11 431
New York State Teacher Evaluations Are Rigged 4 Smarmie Doofus Sep 14 Sep 21 6 421
Spending cuts to education and nutrition will hurt kids 3 unhappycamper Sep 19 Sep 21 4 377
State still owes city $2.5B for school funding 0 Sherman A1 Sep 21 Sep 21 1 239
FL DOE stops K-2 testing for now. Thank a teacher who put her job on the line. 3 madfloridian Sep 16 Sep 19 8 442
26 school districts stock up on free military gear 3 unhappycamper Sep 18 Sep 18 9 335
The 2 groups suing NY teachers are feuding with each other. 0 madfloridian Sep 17 Sep 17 9 313
David Boies has a plan. Go state by state stripping teachers of due process. 2 madfloridian Sep 17 Sep 17 7 336
Satanists plan to send materials to Orange County schools 4 teach1st Sep 15 Sep 15 1 341
Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today 30 n2doc Jul 2014 Sep 14 31 2048
Koch foundation proposal to college: Teach our curriculum, get millions 4 n2doc Sep 12 Sep 12 7 341
The Conspiracy at PS 154 in the Bronx 0 SoBronxSchool Sep 10 Sep 10 2 260
Interesting article at Alternet about homeschooling. 8 greatlaurel Sep 8 Sep 9 7 492
Florida Charter schools continue to rip off taxpayers... 4 Sancho Sep 8 Sep 9 8 331
I wonder if Arne Duncan is trying to end the category of special education? 35 madfloridian Aug 2014 Sep 7 14 1148
I don't know how much more of this Common Core bullshit I can take. 17 AtheistCrusader Sep 4 Sep 7 2 1101
The Battle for New York Schools: Eva Moskowitz vs. Mayor Bill de Blasio 2 elleng Sep 5 Sep 5 1 395
New materials to explore, books to read, friendships to make. 2 elleng Sep 5 Sep 5 2 235
On the First Day of Kindergarten 1 elleng Sep 4 Sep 4 1 301
The unstoppable TI-84 Plus: How an outdated calculator still holds a monopoly on classrooms 1 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 3 Sep 3 0 528
On the first day Primary School Science Teacher Kelly Hoffmaster wanted to get her students thinking 0 elleng Sep 3 Sep 3 5 382
California schools chief to appeal ruling striking down teacher tenure 9 Starry Messenger Sep 2 Sep 3 15 563
Louie Gohmert: Ban non-English speakers from schools because they ‘bring education down’ 4 unhappycamper Sep 3 Sep 3 2 470
Florida School District Opts out of Opting-Out 0 Ka hrnt Sep 2 Sep 2 1 278
This Labor Day there was something missing. Respect for teachers and their unions. 0 madfloridian Sep 2 Sep 2 4 293
FCC to devote $2 billion toward pushing Wi-Fi Internet at schools, libraries 0 littlemissmartypants Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 264
Arne Duncan may allow Rick Scott to look very good to teachers and parents. 1 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 326
ALEC And Jeb Bush Are Conspiring To Kill Off Public Schools For Good 6 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 16 516
Tucson Weekly: Schools, Society And Snake Oil Salesmen 0 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 7 264
Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today. 15 elleng Aug 2014 Aug 2014 9 778
D.C. Charter Leader Objects To Plan Setting Aside Seats For At-Risk Students 13 Jefferson23 Aug 2014 Aug 2014 5 541
United States: Boy held for 'killing pet dinosaur' (BBC) {or, that's what he wrote ...} 2 eppur_se_muova Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 391
Inside LA’s ‘teacher jail’: Educators are ‘broken, depressed, suicidal’ 4 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 13 527
Give a read to this post in GD about many reasons tenured NY teachers can be fired... 1 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 264
What's wrong with "school reform"? 3 ellenrr Aug 2014 Aug 2014 8 431
Education Secretary Allows Reprieve on Test-Based Teacher Ratings. 3 elleng Aug 2014 Aug 2014 5 316
Fox Dem strategist Kirsten Powers at it again. Says teachers making "sexist" attacks.... 0 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 481
I'm contemplating asking Skinner to start a "College Parents" group 8 Algernon Moncrieff Aug 2014 Aug 2014 3 364
Union Trouble: NYC Teachers Clash w. Cops Over Planned Brutality March 0 Smarmie Doofus Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 302
Why Do Americans Stink at Math? 10 eridani Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 727
SF teachers union still counting strike authorization votes 0 RandySF Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 249
Rand Paul gets schooled: Libertarian fantasies don’t help kids learn — teachers do 7 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 9 678
Test scores, rating plunged at top elementary after Dallas ISD determined teachers had been cheating 1 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 6 399
Michelle Rhee drops out of school group 7 Starry Messenger Aug 2014 Aug 2014 5 451
Charles P Pierce- Who the fck is Campbell Brown? 17 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 61 1782
Lunch lady rises to teachers union leader and takes on all comers, bluntly 2 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 20 573
UFT's Mulgrew Ridicules Common Core Critics; Threatens to "Punch You in the Face..." 8 Smarmie Doofus Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 596
My Own Story. Why Teachers So Desperately Need Tenure 7 SoBronxSchool Aug 2014 Aug 2014 21 845
Keoni Wright, plaintiff in Campbell Brown's lawsuit, is a member of Michelle Rhee's Students First. 4 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 7 421
Toon: Back to testing 1 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 11 546
Whoopi Goldberg taking up fight against teachers. Post in GD 1 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 5 479
Classic Math vs. Common Core 4 elleng Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 525
Go Public: A day in the life of an american school district 3 HiPointDem Jul 2013 Aug 2014 7 892
‘Education reform’ now a pejorative term to many progressive Democrats 6 n2doc Jul 2014 Aug 2014 10 412
City Council Committee Puts the Brakes on Charter School Expansion 1 NJCher Jul 2014 Jul 2014 5 280
Why Do Americans Stink at Math? 5 elleng Jul 2014 Jul 2014 2 558
Lively ( and funny) thread re. Campbell Brown in NY Forum 1 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 434
How The Koch Brothers Are Buying Their Way Into The Minds Of Public School Students 3 n2doc Jul 2014 Jul 2014 6 528
Two of Jeb's Chiefs for Change have anti-teachers-union op ed in WP. 3 madfloridian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 12 591
Spotlights and Solutions for College Rape 0 unhappycamper Jul 2014 Jul 2014 3 268
Her son has been suspended five times. He’s 3. 2 n2doc Jul 2014 Jul 2014 11 706
I posted more about Campbell Brown and Dan Senor and their attacks on teachers. 1 madfloridian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 14 380
Here's why they REALLY want to end teacher tenure. 8 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2014 Jul 2014 12 629
The principal who wrestles an F school to a C in one year gets demotion and pay cut 6 teach1st Jul 2014 Jul 2014 9 691
Ravitch's very apt description of Arne Duncan. 10 madfloridian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 31 905
White House Adds New Disability Adviser 4 Jefferson23 Jul 2014 Jul 2014 2 391
Gravy train charter schools and the EB-5 visa. 0 madfloridian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 7 313
THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION BLAMES TEACHERS FOR A FAILED EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM 13 newblewtoo Jul 2014 Jul 2014 6 698
MICHAEL GOVE IS OUT AS BRITISH EDUCATION SECRETARY!!! 9 LeftishBrit Jul 2014 Jul 2014 3 453
Great video compares charter school scandals to sub prime mortgages. Many similarities. 0 madfloridian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 11 434
New pro-public-school group. Democrats for Public Education. 1 madfloridian Jul 2014 Jul 2014 9 584
Go to Page: « Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 20 Next »