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STEM is incredibly valuable, but if we want the best innovators we must teach the arts 7 antigop Oct 1 Oct 6 7 520
School Reform Commission Imposes Work Rules on Philadelphia Teachers 1 YoungDemCA Oct 6 Oct 6 4 387
New report on charter school industry...$100 million taken in 15 states from public education. 3 madfloridian Oct 5 Oct 6 18 588
Lynda Barry and Matt Groening Talk Love, Hate & Comics (with an Alternative Education emphasis)... 0 adirondacker Oct 4 Oct 4 5 387
Second graders tackle ancient technology. Welcome to Pulleys 101! 2 elleng Oct 3 Oct 3 2 421
Race to Nowhere airs on local PBS stations Sept 25- Oct 5. About education reform's dark side. 5 madfloridian Sep 27 Oct 3 9 581
Charter schools, civil rights and the theft of education funds 2 n2doc Oct 2 Oct 2 8 428
Protesters pack meeting on education changes 1 lunasun Oct 2 Oct 2 10 354
Harvard Students Ask University to Cut Ties with Teach for America 5 alp227 Oct 2 Oct 2 33 808
Teacher fired protecting student from bullying - why due process is important. 9 QED Sep 30 Sep 30 15 789
The "education market is ripe for disruption" Great article in The Nation. A must read. 4 greatlaurel Sep 26 Sep 29 15 452
Are these the best and worst states for teachers? 1 QED Sep 29 Sep 29 4 365
I missed this post in June from Peter Greene's blog. Anti-teacher trolls. 2 madfloridian Sep 27 Sep 28 6 338
Flipping the Classroom 8 TexasTowelie Sep 25 Sep 28 0 466
Making a Splash on Campus-College Recreation Now Includes Pool Parties and River Rides 2 antigop Sep 28 Sep 28 1 361
Cuomo: Still won't cater to teachers' union. Says he doesn't need their endorsement. 1 madfloridian Sep 27 Sep 27 3 317
UK community wins battle to prevent their school from becoming an academy 0 n2doc Sep 26 Sep 26 2 257
A New Way to Pay for a Year of University? 2 xocet Jul 2014 Sep 26 1 726
Wesleyan, accused of harboring ‘Rape Factory,’ orders frats to admit women 9 unhappycamper Sep 23 Sep 26 1 412
Understanding Common Core is About Seeing a Much Larger Picture 4 Smarmie Doofus Sep 26 Sep 26 6 344
Inside the Mammoth Backlash to Common Core - Mother Jones 13 Android3.14 Sep 25 Sep 25 4 604
Center for Union Facts says Randi Weingarten is ruining nation’s schools 4 Starry Messenger Sep 25 Sep 25 8 393
no, no, no, no, no 0 rogerashton Sep 25 Sep 25 0 380
Free online physics courses with Brian Greene 2 Shankapotomus Sep 25 Sep 25 12 444
Well written article from Alternet about the math common core. Makes a lot of great points. 15 greatlaurel Sep 23 Sep 24 11 724
Student Debt Factories: The Scandal of For-Profit Colleges 1 unhappycamper Sep 23 Sep 24 4 291
I would never have expected this level of vitriol about a faulty test item. 16 madfloridian Sep 2014 Sep 23 1 839
I just ran across this at Twitter. A rant from a father of a special education student. 20 madfloridian Sep 22 Sep 23 18 759
9 college freshmen dead in alcohol-related incidents in first weeks of new school year 2 unhappycamper Sep 22 Sep 22 3 409
How The Koch Brothers Corrupted Florida State University (+163 Other Colleges) (Young Turks) 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 22 6 387
Teacher tells of throwing students to the "testing wolves." 3 madfloridian Sep 2014 Sep 2014 15 505
cross posting because no one in GD seems to care about education. 7 liberal_at_heart Aug 2014 Sep 2014 11 466
New York State Teacher Evaluations Are Rigged 4 Smarmie Doofus Sep 2014 Sep 2014 6 471
Spending cuts to education and nutrition will hurt kids 3 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 456
State still owes city $2.5B for school funding 0 Sherman A1 Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 253
FL DOE stops K-2 testing for now. Thank a teacher who put her job on the line. 3 madfloridian Sep 2014 Sep 2014 8 474
26 school districts stock up on free military gear 3 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 9 358
The 2 groups suing NY teachers are feuding with each other. 0 madfloridian Sep 2014 Sep 2014 9 326
David Boies has a plan. Go state by state stripping teachers of due process. 2 madfloridian Sep 2014 Sep 2014 7 367
Satanists plan to send materials to Orange County schools 4 teach1st Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 381
Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today 30 n2doc Jul 2014 Sep 2014 31 2114
Koch foundation proposal to college: Teach our curriculum, get millions 4 n2doc Sep 2014 Sep 2014 7 375
The Conspiracy at PS 154 in the Bronx 0 SoBronxSchool Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 287
Interesting article at Alternet about homeschooling. 8 greatlaurel Sep 2014 Sep 2014 7 529
Florida Charter schools continue to rip off taxpayers... 4 Sancho Sep 2014 Sep 2014 8 351
I wonder if Arne Duncan is trying to end the category of special education? 35 madfloridian Aug 2014 Sep 2014 14 1263
I don't know how much more of this Common Core bullshit I can take. 17 AtheistCrusader Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 1273
The Battle for New York Schools: Eva Moskowitz vs. Mayor Bill de Blasio 2 elleng Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 419
New materials to explore, books to read, friendships to make. 2 elleng Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 252
On the First Day of Kindergarten 1 elleng Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 320
The unstoppable TI-84 Plus: How an outdated calculator still holds a monopoly on classrooms 1 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 558
On the first day Primary School Science Teacher Kelly Hoffmaster wanted to get her students thinking 0 elleng Sep 2014 Sep 2014 5 394
California schools chief to appeal ruling striking down teacher tenure 9 Starry Messenger Sep 2014 Sep 2014 15 601
Louie Gohmert: Ban non-English speakers from schools because they ‘bring education down’ 4 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 513
Florida School District Opts out of Opting-Out 0 Ka hrnt Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 292
This Labor Day there was something missing. Respect for teachers and their unions. 0 madfloridian Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 318
FCC to devote $2 billion toward pushing Wi-Fi Internet at schools, libraries 0 littlemissmartypants Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 281
Arne Duncan may allow Rick Scott to look very good to teachers and parents. 1 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 355
ALEC And Jeb Bush Are Conspiring To Kill Off Public Schools For Good 6 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 16 571
Tucson Weekly: Schools, Society And Snake Oil Salesmen 0 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 7 292
Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today. 15 elleng Aug 2014 Aug 2014 9 844
D.C. Charter Leader Objects To Plan Setting Aside Seats For At-Risk Students 13 Jefferson23 Aug 2014 Aug 2014 5 567
United States: Boy held for 'killing pet dinosaur' (BBC) {or, that's what he wrote ...} 2 eppur_se_muova Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 421
Inside LA’s ‘teacher jail’: Educators are ‘broken, depressed, suicidal’ 4 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 13 556
Give a read to this post in GD about many reasons tenured NY teachers can be fired... 1 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 276
What's wrong with "school reform"? 3 ellenrr Aug 2014 Aug 2014 8 467
Education Secretary Allows Reprieve on Test-Based Teacher Ratings. 3 elleng Aug 2014 Aug 2014 5 360
Fox Dem strategist Kirsten Powers at it again. Says teachers making "sexist" attacks.... 0 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 496
I'm contemplating asking Skinner to start a "College Parents" group 8 Algernon Moncrieff Aug 2014 Aug 2014 3 413
Union Trouble: NYC Teachers Clash w. Cops Over Planned Brutality March 0 Smarmie Doofus Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 317
Why Do Americans Stink at Math? 10 eridani Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 754
SF teachers union still counting strike authorization votes 0 RandySF Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 280
Rand Paul gets schooled: Libertarian fantasies don’t help kids learn — teachers do 7 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 9 718
Test scores, rating plunged at top elementary after Dallas ISD determined teachers had been cheating 1 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 6 442
Michelle Rhee drops out of school group 7 Starry Messenger Aug 2014 Aug 2014 5 491
Charles P Pierce- Who the fck is Campbell Brown? 17 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 61 1838
Lunch lady rises to teachers union leader and takes on all comers, bluntly 2 n2doc Aug 2014 Aug 2014 20 618
UFT's Mulgrew Ridicules Common Core Critics; Threatens to "Punch You in the Face..." 8 Smarmie Doofus Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 642
My Own Story. Why Teachers So Desperately Need Tenure 7 SoBronxSchool Aug 2014 Aug 2014 21 889
Keoni Wright, plaintiff in Campbell Brown's lawsuit, is a member of Michelle Rhee's Students First. 4 madfloridian Aug 2014 Aug 2014 7 453
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