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Pinch Me: Ravitch, et al. Announce New National *REAL* Reform Org: 4 Smarmie Doofus Mar 2013 Mar 2013 14 652
Student Debt Crisis play FOR PROFIT to be put on and livestreamed at College of Wooster 0 eridani Mar 2013 Mar 2013 6 524
Link to vimeo: "NYC Teachers Hit Back" ( "Whistleblowers" Public Forum) 6 Smarmie Doofus Feb 2013 Mar 2013 5 783
Video from the MORE "Protect Free Speech from School 'Reform'" Forum, Part Two 0 Smarmie Doofus Feb 2013 Feb 2013 5 412
Is anybody talking about the idea of "Guerrilla Education"? 5 Ken Burch Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 685
Occupy DOE 2.0: The Battle for Public Schools and March to the White House: April 4-7. 2013 3 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 5 795
Teacher pink slips claim by Duncan not backed by evidence 2 alp227 Feb 2013 Feb 2013 5 624
The World Bank as Prime Mover in the Global Privatization of Public Education: Mexico 0 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 6 504
Mexico has just arrested the head of their teachers' union, in the wake of an education reform bill. 1 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 5 540
The lines of influence in education 'reform' 0 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 9 615
Protecting White Kids From History. 6 HoosierRadical Feb 2013 Feb 2013 4 807
Union Rep to NYC Teacher: Leave me the fuck alone. 2 Smarmie Doofus Feb 2013 Feb 2013 6 868
OccupyTeachForAmerica 10 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 1 834
Wash Post: Five habits of great students: Lessons from top-ranked STEM school 19 n2doc Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 2177
Education Week: Leadership lessons from Donald Rumsfeld. Seriously. 2 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 2 513
Feds to cut $1.3 billion in education funding, but the tests will survive 6 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 4 768
NYC Teachers Hit Back... At Long *Friggin'* LAST. 8 Smarmie Doofus Feb 2013 Feb 2013 13 908
There is no one in power who wants the populace to be better prepared to call bullshit 0 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 7 550
Ohanian: AFT took 1 million from Gates to promote CC. 1 Smarmie Doofus Feb 2013 Feb 2013 2 555
Michael Gove: This Year's Academy (cross-posted from the UK forum) 0 LeftishBrit Feb 2013 Feb 2013 1 382
Support the Garfield teachers (Seattle) 0 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 6 334
Ed deformers running stooge against Karen Lewis in next election? 0 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 2 515
How charter schools choose desirable students 18 proud2BlibKansan Feb 2013 Feb 2013 12 1362
California School District Sued Over Yoga Program. 7 elleng Feb 2013 Feb 2013 3 959
Teachers' evaluations on steroids. 15 no_hypocrisy Feb 2013 Feb 2013 3 1099
An MBA: The founder’s recipe for failure 2 Renew Deal Feb 2013 Feb 2013 3 769
Farm Theme Boosts Enrollment in Rural Kansas School. 8 elleng Feb 2013 Feb 2013 4 892
Has anyone here gone to EdCamp before? 0 knitter4democracy Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 375
Obama Goes With Science On Education and School Violence 3 toddmiller Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 596
Michelle Rhee: My Break With the Democrats 33 n2doc Feb 2013 Feb 2013 7 2270
The emotional violence of the accountability regime 2 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 9 663
Let’s measure love (just like we measure teachers) 1 proud2BlibKansan Feb 2013 Feb 2013 4 487
The disease is spreading to Canada ... 6 eppur_se_muova Feb 2013 Feb 2013 4 731
The Loveliest Child 3 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 16 705
Simple spectrometer (cross-posted from Science) 1 caraher Feb 2013 Feb 2013 2 494
OECD: Reading performance inequality is high in the USA, but decreasing 2 muriel_volestrangler Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 557
The back of the class kid 8 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 4 830
An Open Letter to Bill Gates: Why Not Measure This? 8 Coyotl Feb 2013 Feb 2013 14 885
Pearson testing: no comment 2 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 6 549
Chicago heating up again 0 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 9 433
NY will share your child's private info with private companies w/o your permission. 7 madfloridian Jan 2013 Feb 2013 10 1207
Portelos: Value-Added for *Everyone* ! 3 Smarmie Doofus Feb 2013 Feb 2013 5 695
Story Time’s Over Kindergartners—Time To Write Expository Essays! 10 Modern School Feb 2013 Feb 2013 4 1094
Corruption at CTC Placed Kids at Risk, Denied Teachers Credentials 1 Modern School Feb 2013 Feb 2013 8 756
Who’s Hurting NY’s Kids? Cuomo's Attack on Collective Bargaining 3 Modern School Feb 2013 Feb 2013 6 622
Skyrocketing Executive Pay and the Educational Salary Gap 2 Modern School Feb 2013 Feb 2013 7 685
Deasy Sued in Miramonte Molestation Scandal 1 Modern School Feb 2013 Feb 2013 4 534
Misguided Moralism From Both Sides of the Gun Debate 0 Modern School Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 526
California Flunks Rhee’s Reform Ratings—Badge of Honor? 8 Modern School Jan 2013 Feb 2013 7 929
Another Domino Falls--UTLA Rolls Over and Accepts Student Test Data to Evaluate Teachers 0 Modern School Feb 2013 Feb 2013 3 392
To teach 2 ashling Feb 2013 Feb 2013 13 574
Deb Gist threatens sanctions for Rhode Island districts using seniority as a factor in layoffs 3 HiPointDem Feb 2013 Feb 2013 7 1029
xpost: books on math for grade school children 5 phantom power Jan 2013 Feb 2013 1 682
In a Memphis Cheating Ring, the Teachers Are the Accused 18 alp227 Feb 2013 Feb 2013 4 1720
I think we just found out what "value added" means: 7 Smarmie Doofus Feb 2013 Feb 2013 11 856
ATTENTION NYC TEACHERS: YOU HAVE BEEN HAD BY YOUR UNION 3 HiPointDem Jan 2013 Feb 2013 16 757
Sequestration and Head Start 6 Sadiedog Oct 2012 Jan 2013 1 1147
Question about financing college for a kid who's now in kindergarten. 6 Nay Jan 2013 Jan 2013 0 832
Powerful video in video section shows Chicago lawyer/parent in brilliant speech. 0 madfloridian Jan 2013 Jan 2013 4 458
Anger at UFT Building (Significant because NYC's UFT is the linchpin of control for AFT) 6 HiPointDem Jan 2013 Jan 2013 4 771
Video from Democracy Now on Seattle teachers and MAP 0 madfloridian Jan 2013 Jan 2013 3 393
So you're visiting a college campus. What would you ask? 31 OmahaBlueDog Jan 2013 Jan 2013 3 2144
Garfield (Seattle) Testing Boycott continued... 15 HiPointDem Jan 2013 Jan 2013 7 1131
"I was the perfect double threat: ignorant and arrogant." (A reformer reformed) {xpost} 3 eppur_se_muova Jan 2013 Jan 2013 6 779
Test Your Public Ed Savvy 3 proud2BlibKansan Jan 2013 Jan 2013 8 592
CA Education. MY Governor on... 9 YvonneCa Jan 2013 Jan 2013 4 714
Re-Calculated Results in Pennsylvania Show Charter Schools Fail Their Own Hype 1 xchrom Jan 2013 Jan 2013 11 615
Website ban lifted Tuesday (+TSTA EMAIL) Teacher union site blocked, unblocked by district 5 mbperrin May 2012 Jan 2013 4 1106
Lean Production: Inside the war on public education [View all] 86 HiPointDem Jan 2013 Jan 2013 33 5615
Well ... what world DOES Bloomberg inhabit? 5 Smarmie Doofus Jan 2013 Jan 2013 2 746
"Weingarten ready to launch 1 of the most controversial crusades of her career: gun control" 9 HiPointDem Jan 2013 Jan 2013 6 860
Some charter schools admit sending students back to public schools. How they "counsel out" kids. 9 madfloridian Jan 2013 Jan 2013 13 1345
Alabama's two-year college chancellor wants to make college courses free for high school students 11 Redfairen Jan 2013 Jan 2013 1 1017
Students love Khan Academy? 8 HiPointDem Jan 2013 Jan 2013 3 2090
Teacher Fired For Being Poor Role Model 8 Modern School Jan 2013 Jan 2013 7 1341
Fighting Education Shock Therapy 3 xchrom Jan 2013 Jan 2013 6 585
Teachers' Lack of Rights at Work AND Home 7 Modern School Jan 2013 Jan 2013 7 780
LA state senator shows his ignorance asking for 'proof' of evolution 0 LongTomH Jan 2013 Jan 2013 1 537
My Anti-Bullying Project (needs you) 0 knixphan Jan 2013 Jan 2013 1 353
the latest on the school closings in chicago..... 3 madrchsod Jan 2013 Jan 2013 5 761
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