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A Teacher at Central Falls HS Will Not Vote for Obama [View all] 134 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 15 11129
This message was self-deleted by its author [View all] 105 NYC_SKP Sep 2012 Oct 2012 0 8380
Lean Production: Inside the war on public education [View all] 86 HiPointDem Jan 2013 Jan 2013 33 6383
Why Not Teacher Evaluations by Students? [View all] 82 Addison May 2013 May 2013 0 3999
I get so tired of people gritching that "teachers get all summer off" We get paid for 186 days [View all] 67 demtenjeep Mar 2012 Mar 2012 31 7071
Andrew Hacker: Is Algebra Necessary? (PUUUUUUUUKE) [View all] 67 alp227 Jul 2012 Mar 2013 13 10562
do you think teachers need a dress code? [View all] 56 demtenjeep Jul 2012 Jul 2012 3 5315
Tell me about Charlotte Danielson, please. [View all] 55 femmocrat Feb 2014 Mar 2014 2 2605
Former NYC School Chancellor Joel Klein Is Not Telling the Whole Truth About His Personal History [View all] 50 xchrom Oct 2012 Oct 2012 12 4536
"You want kids to come to class? You want them to get excited?" 47 Addison May 2013 May 2013 7 3982
NEA Calls for Secretary Duncan's Resignation 47 Starry Messenger Jul 5 Jul 6 70 1373
Why public education should be scrapped 44 Left Turn Only Dec 2012 Jan 2013 1 3041
Will longer school year help or hurt US students? (AP/Yahoo!) 42 OmahaBlueDog Jan 2013 Jan 2013 1 2533
Mayor Emanuel announces free fare card pilot program for select 5 CPS schools 40 mopinko Aug 2012 Aug 2012 2 3582
Just so very sad tonight. 40 Starry Messenger Dec 2012 Dec 2012 4 2101
Teacher’s resignation letter: ‘My profession … no longer exists’ 40 n2doc Apr 2013 May 2013 72 5197
A teacher’s perspective: Firing Day at a Charter School 40 proud2BlibKansan Jun 2013 Jun 2013 61 4058
How does one flunk 5th grade? 38 FirstLight Mar 2013 Apr 2013 7 3268
"Homework: New Research Suggests It May Be an Unnecessary Evil" by Alfie Kohn 37 Goblinmonger Nov 2012 Dec 2012 8 2801
I wish SOME charter school critics would stop being hypocrites. 36 RandySF Jul 2012 Jul 2012 5 3410
I wonder if Arne Duncan is trying to end the category of special education? 35 madfloridian Aug 26 Sep 7 14 901
Michelle Rhee: My Break With the Democrats 33 n2doc Feb 2013 Feb 2013 7 2521
I'd like to serve as the host of this group 32 proud2BlibKansan Dec 2011 Dec 2011 12 4375
A final message to my students after my firing 32 wilsonbooks Jun 2013 Jun 2013 37 2915
So you're visiting a college campus. What would you ask? 31 OmahaBlueDog Jan 2013 Jan 2013 3 2590
My economic life has become a sinking ship.... 30 citizen blues Jun 25 Jun 26 62 1613
Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today 30 n2doc Jul 9 Sep 14 31 1752
This message was self-deleted by its author 28 NYC_SKP Feb 2012 Feb 2012 7 2770
Bill Cosby signs on with 'students first' 28 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 3 2596
Suggestions for teaching geography to a kindergartner? 27 RandySF Feb 2012 Feb 2012 0 2645
Teacher tenure: a Fairfax schools firing case 27 proud2BlibKansan Jun 2012 Jun 2012 3 3984
Diane Ravitch Praises Randi Weingarten on Her Blog and All Hell Breaks Loose 27 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2013 Jul 2013 5 2077
Did you know that Hilary Rosen, the Democratic operative who attacked Ann Romney for "never 26 HiPointDem May 2012 May 2012 11 3581
It's official: We will be Catholic school parents in August. Any advice? 26 RandySF May 2012 Jun 2012 2 2794
Catch Phrases and Word Salad from a K-6 LAUSD school. 26 NYC_SKP Jul 2012 Jul 2012 0 3982
Common Core Standards:"... Homosexuals Do Not Exist." 26 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 5399
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 2687
At edX, Distance Learning Moves to an Open-Source Honors Track 26 Renew Deal Dec 2012 Jan 2013 0 1977
Teacher blogger fired. 26 proud2BlibKansan Jun 2013 Jun 2013 5 2454
Changes to school History Books in Texas. No more Thomas Jefferson. 25 TexasPaganDem Apr 2012 May 2012 34 4337
I heard a fellow teacher say- 24 digonswine Dec 2012 Dec 2012 0 2097
Has Bill Gates Purchased the Teachers Unions? 24 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2013 Jul 2013 7 1925
Missing homework, late assignments matter little as Oregon schools grade exclusively on academic... 24 alp227 Sep 2013 Sep 2013 5 3348
Can Rocketship Launch a Fleet of Successful, Mass-Produced Schools? 23 proud2BlibKansan Dec 2012 Dec 2012 6 1989
Do College Professors Deserve a Living Wage? 23 n2doc Sep 2013 Nov 2013 8 2028
Do our schools need Less science with Higher quality? 22 Boojatta Mar 2012 Mar 2012 0 2497
Is Putting Boys and Girls in Separate Classrooms Legal? 22 redqueen Aug 2012 Sep 2012 1 3086
Check out this picture of Matt Damon 22 proud2BlibKansan Oct 2012 Oct 2012 65 4044
Wisconsin Worker Sent Home For Wearing Union Shirt to Work 21 Modern School Jan 2012 Jan 2012 5 2715
Do I have an IDEA/ADA case? 21 aspieextrodinare Apr 2012 Apr 2012 2 2664
High school teachers, help me out here. 21 proud2BlibKansan Jun 2012 Jul 2012 1 2391
"Imagine a school where the cool kids are the chess team" 21 Starry Messenger Oct 2012 Oct 2012 32 5593
Teaching in 2012 - Teachers...Is It Worth It? 21 NeedleCast Dec 2012 Dec 2012 0 1667
I retired today. 20 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2012 Jul 2012 21 2513
Can someone defend or at least explain the "standards" movement? 20 Smarmie Doofus Aug 2012 Sep 2012 5 2454
Is poverty destiny? Ideology vs. evidence in school reform 20 Starry Messenger Sep 2012 Dec 2012 7 2420
It's Time To Fire "Bad" Union Leaders Like Randi Weingarten 20 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2013 Sep 2013 4 1958
The renewed war on the veteran teacher 20 proud2BlibKansan Sep 2013 Dec 2013 17 1673
I just ran across this at Twitter. A rant from a father of a special education student. 20 madfloridian Yesterday 2 hrs ago 17 463
Anti-teacher-union “Won’t Back Down” flunks at box office 19 Starry Messenger Oct 2012 Oct 2012 21 2053
Indignities that our children face. 19 rainin Dec 2012 Dec 2012 1 1792
Wash Post: Five habits of great students: Lessons from top-ranked STEM school 19 n2doc Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 2542
Amy Bishop, Christopher Dorner personality and false accusation 19 JackN415 May 2013 Jun 2013 2 1670
Diane Ravitch: School privatization is a hoax, “reformers” aim to destroy public schools 19 Starry Messenger Sep 2013 Sep 2013 32 1829
Should a High School Graduate 19 Riftaxe May 2014 May 2014 0 734
Heretical question: Why do public school teachers need tenure? 18 RandySF Feb 2012 Feb 2012 0 2773
Bullying of Teachers Pervasive in Many Schools 18 Reader Rabbit May 2012 May 2012 10 2492
NC Teacher: “I Quit” 18 proud2BlibKansan Oct 2012 Oct 2012 37 2986
Why Khan Academy Is The Wrong Answer 18 proud2BlibKansan Nov 2012 Jan 2013 10 1991
In a Memphis Cheating Ring, the Teachers Are the Accused 18 alp227 Feb 2013 Feb 2013 4 2072
How charter schools choose desirable students 18 proud2BlibKansan Feb 2013 Feb 2013 12 1536
Does Class Size Count? 18 elleng May 2013 Jun 2013 1 2119
My niece wants to opt-out ( from testing) her three ps kids. 18 Smarmie Doofus May 2013 May 2013 2 1553
I'm so angry- Charter school tells African American girls they must chemically alter their hair? 18 Iris Jun 2013 Jun 2013 8 1765
civil Rights groups call for Arne Duncan's ouster!! 18 Orlandodem Aug 2013 Aug 2013 49 2051
Here’s What Happens To Kids When They Get To Eat Before School Every Day 18 eridani Apr 2014 May 2014 31 2238
Ravitch: Opt Your Child Out of State Testing: Don't Feed the Machine 18 eridani Apr 2014 Apr 2014 13 710
The Secret Problem With That Testing Column 17 n2doc Dec 2011 Dec 2011 3 2155
Teachers Don’t Like Creative Students 17 BridgeTheGap Dec 2011 Dec 2011 11 2993
Muskegon Heights starting teachers would earn $21,000 under latest plan 17 Bozita Feb 2012 Feb 2012 8 2419
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