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The Carlyle Group acquires a 48% stake in Bahcesehir Koleji, a private education provider in Turkey 0 antigop Jan 2012 Jan 2012 4 565
"God Bless America" in a public school 17 Xenolith Aug 2013 Aug 2013 2 2133
"Rubber Room" documentary is now out and is very good 0 duffyduff Jul 2013 Jul 2013 8 635
"Walking the Labyrinth of the Corporate-Owned Common Core" 2 Squinch Sep 2013 Sep 2013 6 776
"You want kids to come to class? You want them to get excited?" 47 Addison May 2013 May 2013 7 4009
$500,000 payout to charter principal sparks outrage, call for probe 4 Doctor_J Oct 2012 Oct 2012 8 979
"Believe in ESU": Students, Professors & Union Activists Rally Against Education Cuts [FULL VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Nov 2013 Nov 2013 2 351
"Children of the Core": The Final Sacrifice 4 Smarmie Doofus Nov 2013 Nov 2013 3 600
"china teaches its kids to sit exams,sweden its kids to think"... 1 madrchsod Dec 2013 Dec 2013 7 570
"Go into teaching. They'll always need teachers," I told my students... 5 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 8 1033
"Homework: New Research Suggests It May Be an Unnecessary Evil" by Alfie Kohn 37 Goblinmonger Nov 2012 Dec 2012 8 2835
"I Helped College Kids Cheat" Inside the Academic Fraud Industry 5 xchrom Nov 2012 Nov 2012 5 1169
"I was the perfect double threat: ignorant and arrogant." (A reformer reformed) {xpost} 3 eppur_se_muova Jan 2013 Jan 2013 6 873
"Imagine a school where the cool kids are the chess team" 21 Starry Messenger Oct 2012 Oct 2012 32 5603
"My Year Volunteering As A Teacher Helped Educate A New Generation Of Underprivileged Kids" 6 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 8 1754
"No Excuses" and the Culture of Shame: Why metrics don't matter 1 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 4 583
"Race to Nowhere: the Dark Side of America's Achievement Culture". I wanna see this film. 6 NYC_SKP Apr 2012 Apr 2012 4 1499
"Race-based student goals prompt controversy in South Florida" 1 jody Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 682
"Schools We Can Envy", by Diane Ravitch 4 Starry Messenger Feb 2012 Feb 2012 8 1236
"So now the corporate ed reformers are making a big movie about the "parent trigger."" 7 Starry Messenger Feb 2012 Feb 2012 10 1266
"They can't punish without the data" (Opt out of high stakes testing) 4 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 7 833
"Values" are never taught in school? What school are they talking about? 2 RandySF May 2012 May 2012 2 978
"We Need to Test These Kids on What They Know; Not What We Want Them to Know" 1 NYC_SKP Mar 2012 Mar 2012 1 1022
"Weingarten ready to launch 1 of the most controversial crusades of her career: gun control" 9 HiPointDem Jan 2013 Jan 2013 6 1001
"With Rumors That Arne Duncan May Step Down as Sec. Of Ed,"...... 5 Smarmie Doofus Nov 2012 Dec 2012 7 1166
"Won't Back Down" draws controversy 17 Starry Messenger Sep 2012 Sep 2012 7 2321
'Act of Conscience' as Teachers Vow Permanent Boycott of Common Core 3 eridani Apr 2014 Apr 2014 9 445
'Survival of the fittest' mentality in Chicago 3 proud2BlibKansan Feb 2012 Feb 2012 3 1070
'Tis the season (when failing students go berserk) 2 NJCher Apr 2014 May 2014 4 454
'won't back down' sounds like it might be more effective than 'superman' 4 HiPointDem Aug 2012 Sep 2012 6 983
(CA) Bill requires more disclosure from charter schools 3 Starry Messenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 5 617
(CA) Suspensions at Richmond High Plummet 1 Starry Messenger Feb 2012 Feb 2012 6 888
(New York) City Limits School Staff’s Contact With Students via Social Media 4 alp227 May 2012 May 2012 0 2349
(Not) Ending Bullying Through Exaggeration and Misinformation 0 Modern School Nov 2012 Nov 2012 1 491
(NY) City Plans to Offer Buyouts to Idled Teachers 2 alp227 May 2012 May 2012 2 773
(This Sunday in SF) Who is Behind Privatization of Public Education? 13 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Aug 2012 12 1989
(UK) Schools get power to remove poor teachers within a term 1 alp227 Jan 2012 Jan 2012 2 853
(When there's a contract they) Call Me Maybe (Musical interlude from young chicago teachers) 0 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 4 771
*Diane Ravitch interview on NewsHour now. 3 elleng Jun 2012 Jun 2012 5 960
*Schools that Change Communities, PBS. 3 elleng Apr 2013 Apr 2013 0 748
.Centers See New Faces Seeking Test Prep. 0 elleng Apr 2013 Apr 2013 1 669
10 ways to oppose high-stakes standardized tests 3 proud2BlibKansan Jun 2012 Dec 2012 7 959
14 Year Old Tasered by Police at San Diego Middle School 5 Modern School Feb 2012 Feb 2012 1 1284
2 charter schools allowed some families to bypass lotteries 0 xchrom Dec 2011 Dec 2011 1 475
2+2=5 2 Smarmie Doofus Apr 2013 Apr 2013 0 677
20 school lunches from around the world. 12 RandySF Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 2161
22-year old ... running a for-profit charter school. 5 GeorgeGist May 2013 Jun 2013 15 1023
23 Philly schools to close; some arrested at rally 2 Starry Messenger Mar 2013 Mar 2013 13 636
26 Amazing Facts About Finland's Unorthodox Education System 3 eridani Dec 2012 Dec 2012 6 1362
26 school districts stock up on free military gear 3 unhappycamper Sep 18 Sep 18 9 241
5 Reasons Why the Common Core Standards are not Good for Teaching and Learning 1 proud2BlibKansan May 2012 May 2012 8 1121
5 ways teacher unions have bargained to help their students 0 proud2BlibKansan Apr 2012 Apr 2012 12 714
50 myths and lies about public schools 4 n2doc Mar 2014 Mar 2014 10 661
55% of Oakland’s African American Males At Risk of Not Graduating 1 Modern School May 2012 May 2012 1 651
6 Reasons Teachers Unions Are Good for Kids 4 proud2BlibKansan Aug 2012 Dec 2012 13 1257
9 college freshmen dead in alcohol-related incidents in first weeks of new school year 2 unhappycamper Sep 22 Sep 22 3 263
@AFT - Chicago Teachers Show Displeasure at Unconditional Obama Endorsement 4 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 1069
A bit of The Learning Classroom 4 elleng Mar 2012 Mar 2012 0 1135
A Bronx Student Thanks Mayor Bloomberg For The Education He Has Received 2 SoBronxSchool Dec 2011 Dec 2011 5 612
A call for President Obama to change course on education 16 proud2BlibKansan Nov 2012 Nov 2012 13 1475
A degree in education 12 Riftaxe Dec 2012 Dec 2012 0 1254
A Democratic Country Should Put Public Education Before Corporate Profits 3 Starry Messenger Aug 2012 Aug 2012 6 978
A dozen problems with charter schools 2 Starry Messenger May 2014 May 2014 22 469
A final message to my students after my firing 32 wilsonbooks Jun 2013 Jun 2013 37 2927
A Ghost Town With a Quad 1 n2doc Nov 2013 Jan 2014 8 573
A Handy Reference Guide on Who is Donating to Corporate-Style Education Reform 3 Addison May 2013 May 2013 9 586
A kindergarten parent's observations after the first year of school life. 12 RandySF Apr 2012 Apr 2012 1 1962
A Lesson in Teaching to the Test, From E.B. White 0 proud2BlibKansan Mar 2012 Mar 2012 6 706
A Lifeline for Minorities, Catholic Schools Retrench 12 elleng Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 1541
A little bright spot: the teachers' rally in chicago (10,000 in the street) 9 HiPointDem May 2012 May 2012 20 1484
A Love Letter to PS 154 in the Bronx Principal DR Alison Coviello 0 SoBronxSchool Jul 2013 Jul 2013 0 536
A Major Charter School Scandal (American Indian Public Charter Schools) 10 Starry Messenger Jun 2012 Jul 2012 14 2600
A New Way to Pay for a Year of University? 2 xocet Jul 30 Friday 1 520
A poverty, not education, crisis in U.S. 2 elleng Dec 2013 Jan 2014 7 455
A quote for Teacher Appreciation Week 6 proud2BlibKansan May 2012 May 2012 4 1589
A radical idea to transform what kids learn in school 8 proud2BlibKansan May 2012 May 2012 3 1473
A Request to Make the Pearson Tests Public 1 proud2BlibKansan May 2012 May 2012 7 920
A Review of the Teacher Layoff Process... 0 YvonneCa Mar 2012 Mar 2012 1 657
A Sampling Of The Best Of #SaidNoTeacherEver 3 proud2BlibKansan Sep 2012 Sep 2012 15 1067
A Star MOOC Professor Defects—at Least For Now 1 Starry Messenger Sep 2013 Sep 2013 2 489
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