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Satanists plan to send materials to Orange County schools 4 teach1st 4 hrs ago 2 hrs ago 1 147
New York State Teacher Evaluations Are Rigged 3 Smarmie Doofus Yesterday 6 hrs ago 5 191
Koch foundation proposal to college: Teach our curriculum, get millions 4 n2doc Friday Friday 6 195
The Conspiracy at PS 154 in the Bronx 0 SoBronxSchool Wednesday Wednesday 2 150
Toon: Happy Teachers Day 2 n2doc Wednesday Wednesday 19 279
Florida Charter schools continue to rip off taxpayers... 4 Sancho Monday Tuesday 8 213
Teacher tells of throwing students to the "testing wolves." 2 madfloridian Monday Monday 14 273
Interesting article at Alternet about homeschooling. 8 greatlaurel Monday Tuesday 6 339
New materials to explore, books to read, friendships to make. 2 elleng Sep 5 Sep 5 2 144
The Battle for New York Schools: Eva Moskowitz vs. Mayor Bill de Blasio 2 elleng Sep 5 Sep 5 1 262
On the First Day of Kindergarten 1 elleng Sep 4 Sep 4 1 206
I don't know how much more of this Common Core bullshit I can take. 17 AtheistCrusader Sep 4 Sep 7 2 511
On the first day Primary School Science Teacher Kelly Hoffmaster wanted to get her students thinking 0 elleng Sep 3 Sep 3 5 284
The unstoppable TI-84 Plus: How an outdated calculator still holds a monopoly on classrooms 1 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 3 Sep 3 0 357
Louie Gohmert: Ban non-English speakers from schools because they ‘bring education down’ 4 unhappycamper Sep 3 Sep 3 2 296
Florida School District Opts out of Opting-Out 0 Ka hrnt Sep 2 Sep 2 1 174
California schools chief to appeal ruling striking down teacher tenure 9 Starry Messenger Sep 2 Sep 3 15 369
This Labor Day there was something missing. Respect for teachers and their unions. 0 madfloridian Sep 2 Sep 2 4 197
FCC to devote $2 billion toward pushing Wi-Fi Internet at schools, libraries 0 littlemissmartypants Aug 29 Aug 29 2 166
Arne Duncan may allow Rick Scott to look very good to teachers and parents. 1 madfloridian Aug 28 Aug 29 4 207
ALEC And Jeb Bush Are Conspiring To Kill Off Public Schools For Good 6 unhappycamper Aug 28 Aug 28 16 378
Tucson Weekly: Schools, Society And Snake Oil Salesmen 0 madfloridian Aug 28 Aug 28 7 156
cross posting because no one in GD seems to care about education. 6 liberal_at_heart Aug 26 Aug 27 11 267
I wonder if Arne Duncan is trying to end the category of special education? 35 madfloridian Aug 26 Sep 7 14 827
United States: Boy held for 'killing pet dinosaur' (BBC) {or, that's what he wrote ...} 2 eppur_se_muova Aug 25 Aug 25 1 290
Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today. 15 elleng Aug 23 Aug 27 8 599
Give a read to this post in GD about many reasons tenured NY teachers can be fired... 1 madfloridian Aug 23 Aug 23 2 188
D.C. Charter Leader Objects To Plan Setting Aside Seats For At-Risk Students 13 Jefferson23 Aug 22 Aug 26 5 370
What's wrong with "school reform"? 3 ellenrr Aug 22 Aug 22 8 312
Education Secretary Allows Reprieve on Test-Based Teacher Ratings. 3 elleng Aug 21 Aug 22 5 208
Fox Dem strategist Kirsten Powers at it again. Says teachers making "sexist" attacks.... 0 madfloridian Aug 21 Aug 21 2 399
Union Trouble: NYC Teachers Clash w. Cops Over Planned Brutality March 0 Smarmie Doofus Aug 20 Aug 20 1 222
I'm contemplating asking Skinner to start a "College Parents" group 8 Algernon Moncrieff Aug 19 Aug 20 3 242
SF teachers union still counting strike authorization votes 0 RandySF Aug 17 Aug 17 1 176
Why Do Americans Stink at Math? 10 eridani Aug 17 Aug 18 4 505
Test scores, rating plunged at top elementary after Dallas ISD determined teachers had been cheating 1 n2doc Aug 15 Aug 15 6 309
Michelle Rhee drops out of school group 7 Starry Messenger Aug 14 Aug 15 5 328
Lunch lady rises to teachers union leader and takes on all comers, bluntly 2 n2doc Aug 12 Aug 12 20 460
Inside LA’s ‘teacher jail’: Educators are ‘broken, depressed, suicidal’ 4 n2doc Aug 11 Aug 23 13 414
My Own Story. Why Teachers So Desperately Need Tenure 7 SoBronxSchool Aug 10 Aug 11 21 681
UFT's Mulgrew Ridicules Common Core Critics; Threatens to "Punch You in the Face..." 8 Smarmie Doofus Aug 10 Aug 11 2 433
Rand Paul gets schooled: Libertarian fantasies don’t help kids learn — teachers do 7 n2doc Aug 10 Aug 15 9 525
Keoni Wright, plaintiff in Campbell Brown's lawsuit, is a member of Michelle Rhee's Students First. 4 madfloridian Aug 10 Aug 11 7 317
Charles P Pierce- Who the fck is Campbell Brown? 17 n2doc Aug 6 Aug 13 61 1612
Toon: Back to testing 1 n2doc Aug 6 Aug 6 11 472
Whoopi Goldberg taking up fight against teachers. Post in GD 1 madfloridian Aug 5 Aug 5 5 383
Classic Math vs. Common Core 4 elleng Aug 5 Aug 5 2 398
City Council Committee Puts the Brakes on Charter School Expansion 1 NJCher Jul 31 Jul 31 5 216
A New Way to Pay for a Year of University? 1 xocet Jul 30 Jul 30 1 415
‘Education reform’ now a pejorative term to many progressive Democrats 6 n2doc Jul 29 Aug 3 10 312
Lively ( and funny) thread re. Campbell Brown in NY Forum 1 Smarmie Doofus Jul 28 Jul 29 0 347
Two of Jeb's Chiefs for Change have anti-teachers-union op ed in WP. 3 madfloridian Jul 25 Jul 26 12 503
Spotlights and Solutions for College Rape 0 unhappycamper Jul 25 Jul 25 3 198
Her son has been suspended five times. He’s 3. 2 n2doc Jul 24 Jul 24 11 615
I posted more about Campbell Brown and Dan Senor and their attacks on teachers. 1 madfloridian Jul 24 Jul 24 14 314
Why Do Americans Stink at Math? 5 elleng Jul 23 Jul 29 2 459
Here's why they REALLY want to end teacher tenure. 8 Smarmie Doofus Jul 21 Jul 22 12 557
Gravy train charter schools and the EB-5 visa. 0 madfloridian Jul 17 Jul 17 7 243
The principal who wrestles an F school to a C in one year gets demotion and pay cut 6 teach1st Jul 16 Jul 21 9 557
How The Koch Brothers Are Buying Their Way Into The Minds Of Public School Students 3 n2doc Jul 16 Jul 28 6 431
White House Adds New Disability Adviser 4 Jefferson23 Jul 15 Jul 17 2 305
Great video compares charter school scandals to sub prime mortgages. Many similarities. 0 madfloridian Jul 15 Jul 15 11 382
MICHAEL GOVE IS OUT AS BRITISH EDUCATION SECRETARY!!! 9 LeftishBrit Jul 15 Jul 15 3 354
New pro-public-school group. Democrats for Public Education. 1 madfloridian Jul 14 Jul 15 9 454
AFT joins NEA with conditions, asks Arne to resign. 13 madfloridian Jul 13 Jul 14 19 527
THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION BLAMES TEACHERS FOR A FAILED EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM 13 newblewtoo Jul 13 Jul 16 6 615
Ravitch's very apt description of Arne Duncan. 10 madfloridian Jul 12 Jul 17 31 782
Cuomo's GOP Foe Hopes to Unite Left and Right Vs. Common Core 7 Smarmie Doofus Jul 11 Jul 11 5 267
School superintendent banned in NJ finds work in FL, brings banned colleagues with him. 2 madfloridian Jul 11 Jul 11 6 348
Can the teachers' unions come back? 5 TexasTowelie Jul 10 Jul 12 5 336
New Orleans-area school district agrees to rules protecting Hispanics 0 Eugene Jul 9 Jul 9 3 215
Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today 30 n2doc Jul 9 22 hrs ago 31 1727
Another Teachers’ Union Could Call For Obama’s Education Secretary To Resign 10 Starry Messenger Jul 9 Jul 9 10 357
Centinela school board votes to fire high-paid superintendent 2 n2doc Jul 9 Jul 9 2 261
Unreal! NYDOE gave principals 24 hour notice to clean, clear space for Success Charter Academies. 5 madfloridian Jul 8 Jul 13 11 360
Study: Kids Bullied in Gym, Sports Avoid Future Activity 12 radicalliberal Jul 7 Jul 11 8 671
Is the Charter Movement Imploding? 11 Starry Messenger Jul 7 Jul 9 18 530
Ronald Reagan stuck it to millennials: A college debt history lesson no one tells 6 unhappycamper Jul 6 Jul 6 39 1074
Gotta love this Florida mom. Supports teachers, slams TPTB for testing extremism. 6 madfloridian Jul 5 Jul 6 11 466
NEA Calls for Secretary Duncan's Resignation 47 Starry Messenger Jul 5 Jul 6 70 1360
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