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A shift toward private schools/colleges means a shift away from secular education. 2 eppur_se_muova Nov 2015 Nov 2015 2 923
Educators Deserve A Raise, But The Proposed Merit Pay Bill Has Serious Flaws (al.com) 1 eppur_se_muova Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 703
RAISE Act Of 2016 Is Fatally Flawed (Larry Lee) 0 eppur_se_muova Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 821
Alabama legislature is looking for an excuse to cut teachers' tenure (al.com) 2 eppur_se_muova Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 845
Not everyone's cheering as last textbooks leave Huntsville classrooms (al.com) 4 eppur_se_muova Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 1062
Gov. Bentley wants Alabama to be Massachusetts South? (John Archibald/al.com) 1 eppur_se_muova Aug 2016 Aug 2016 2 622
Alabama second in nation in school district secessions, report says (al.com) 1 eppur_se_muova Jun 2017 Jun 2017 0 1791
Creationism teaching ban to be considered (in Scotland) 0 Erich Bloodaxe BSN Mar 2015 Mar 2015 5 878
"Changes to AP History make conservatives happy" 3 Erich Bloodaxe BSN Aug 2015 Aug 2015 10 1066
The Case for Federal Intervention in Math Education 15 ericson00 Jul 2015 Aug 2015 4 1287
Ravitch proposes 12 questions for charter school advocates 1 eridani Feb 2012 Feb 2012 6 1141
Might some of the stalwarts of the education forum--- 1 eridani Jan 2012 Jan 2012 2 1283
Seattle education prof on charter schools 2 eridani Mar 2012 Mar 2012 9 1337
Examples of Innovative Public Schools in Washington State 0 eridani Jul 2012 Jul 2012 0 1445
Critical Questions Democrats Must Ask About School Choice 1 eridani Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 1393
Director of Private School Where Rahm Sends His Kids Opposes Using Testing for Teacher Evaluations 10 eridani Sep 2012 Sep 2012 9 2404
Now We Know Our ABCs. And Charter Schools Get an F. 2 eridani Sep 2012 Sep 2012 11 1350
Colman Chadam, California Boy, Ordered To Transfer Schools For Carrying Cystic Fibrosis Gene 1 eridani Oct 2012 Oct 2012 1 1423
Why is the Private Prison Industry in our Public Schools? 2 eridani Nov 2012 Nov 2012 9 1926
26 Amazing Facts About Finland's Unorthodox Education System 3 eridani Dec 2012 Dec 2012 6 2737
Student Debt Crisis play FOR PROFIT to be put on and livestreamed at College of Wooster 0 eridani Mar 2013 Mar 2013 6 1154
The Secret to Fixing School Discipline? Change the Behavior of Adults 2 eridani Mar 2013 Mar 2013 8 1576
Educator Who Challenged Scott Walker's Vouchers Agenda Wins 61-39 in Wisconsin 1 eridani Apr 2013 Apr 2013 10 1225
Maybe it isn’t just the teachers in Finland 17 eridani Jun 2013 Jun 2013 43 2744
Does School Discipline Over Uniform Infractions Go too Far? 8 eridani Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 2678
Insurers Refuse To Cover Kansas Schools Where Teachers Carry Guns Because It’s Too Risky 1 eridani Jul 2013 Jul 2013 4 1189
What Parents Want for Education Policy 8 eridani Jul 2013 Jul 2013 9 1770
Obama Proposes Linking Federal Aid to New College Ranking 1 eridani Aug 2013 Aug 2013 2 991
Growing Charter School Chain Suspends Special Needs Kids in Bid to Raise Test Scores 6 eridani Sep 2013 Sep 2013 17 1858
How Test Obsession is Killing Education 1 eridani Oct 2013 Oct 2013 8 1051
Diane Ravitch television town hall 1 eridani Oct 2013 Oct 2013 8 1033
Is Education ‘Reform’ Wrecking the Common Core? 10 eridani Oct 2013 Nov 2013 9 1893
The Myth of 'I'm Bad at Math' 12 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 8 4138
Populist school board candidate beats challenger's $250,000 worth of negative ads 4 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 10 1400
How Our Public Schools Became a ‘Communist Threat’ 0 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 13 905
I Never Thought I'd Want To High-Five A Teacher For Yelling At A Student, But I Was Wrong 5 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 17 2808
Seattle judge to hear arguments on Washington charter schools 0 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 4 819
Rhee backs out of debate with Ravitch 7 eridani Nov 2013 Dec 2013 14 1774
Students Of New York City Tell Their New Mayor How Standardized Testing Squashes The Learning Bug 1 eridani Dec 2013 Dec 2013 10 986
Paying teachers @ $3/hr like a babysitter would give them salaries of $105,000/year. 12 eridani Jan 2014 Feb 2014 9 2305
Florida mother has to prove her dying son can't take a standardized test 5 eridani Feb 2014 Mar 2014 14 1343
What Could be Wrong With ‘School Choice? 0 eridani Feb 2014 Feb 2014 8 887
The Real Problem with US Common Core: It Further Outsources Education 3 eridani Feb 2014 Feb 2014 11 1224
Washington State Senate revolts against teaching to the test in key vote 1 eridani Feb 2014 Mar 2014 12 1031
You Can’t Bounce Off the Walls if There are No Walls: Outdoor Schools-- 2 eridani Mar 2014 Mar 2014 7 1166
Here’s What Happens To Kids When They Get To Eat Before School Every Day 18 eridani Apr 2014 May 2014 31 14749
Ravitch: Opt Your Child Out of State Testing: Don't Feed the Machine 18 eridani Apr 2014 Apr 2014 13 1954
'Act of Conscience' as Teachers Vow Permanent Boycott of Common Core 3 eridani Apr 2014 Apr 2014 9 1186
Revolution Against Corporate Education Targets Achilles Heel--Profit 2 eridani Apr 2014 Apr 2014 11 973
The Newark School Reform Wars 2 eridani May 2014 May 2014 6 928
Tennessee Tied Teachers’ Jobs to Standardized Test Scores. Here’s How They Pushed Back—and Won 6 eridani Jun 2014 Jun 2014 19 1284
Daily Kos Labor digest: Teachers face firing for speaking out for their students 4 eridani Jun 2014 Jun 2014 7 997
Ravitch: Do Public School Teachers Have Any Friends in the Obama Administration? 2 eridani Jul 2014 Jul 2014 11 821
Will Anyone Stop Charter School Corruption? 1 eridani Jul 2014 Jul 2014 10 896
Why Do Americans Stink at Math? 10 eridani Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 1756
Chomsky: Thinking Like Corporations Is Harming American Universities 1 eridani Oct 2014 Oct 2014 4 939
The Big Problem With Time's Teacher-Bashing Cover Story 2 eridani Oct 2014 Oct 2014 14 1096
This Is What Happens When You Criticize Teach for America 12 eridani Oct 2014 Nov 2014 27 2688
How the U.S. Government Could End the Student Debt Crisis Today 10 eridani Nov 2014 Nov 2014 15 1575
Robert Reich: Why College is Necessary, but Gets You Nowhere 0 eridani Nov 2014 Nov 2014 13 868
Students to Teach for America CEOs: You Are ‘Complicit’ in Attacks on Public Education 2 eridani Nov 2014 Nov 2014 20 1193
Three Myths About Teacher Tenure 1 eridani Nov 2014 Nov 2014 13 1043
A Chicago Teacher Explains How Her School Fought Back Against Standardized Testing—And Won 1 eridani Dec 2014 Dec 2014 8 841
Civil rights groups back high stakes testing 7 eridani Jan 2015 Jan 2015 7 1215
The Anti-Standardized Testing Movement Claims a Victory in Chicago 0 eridani Feb 2015 Feb 2015 9 689
Bipartisan Bill to Repeal Common Core is Proposed in Washington State 4 eridani Feb 2015 Mar 2015 3 1217
Oklahoma Wants to Ban A.P. U.S. History, and There’s Nothing You Can Do About It 4 eridani Feb 2015 Feb 2015 5 989
Kansas Bill Could Send Teachers to Jail for Six Months for Teaching "Harmful" Materials 6 eridani Feb 2015 Feb 2015 1 1006
Alan Singer: Teaching History the Pearson Way 2 eridani Mar 2015 Mar 2015 5 943
Stunning revelation Bill Gates has spent $2.3 Billion on Common Core – #PARCC 5 eridani Mar 2015 Mar 2015 15 1465
If you need proof standardized testing is setting students up for failure, just ask the students. 2 eridani Mar 2015 Mar 2015 8 1004
11-year-old has criminal and felony charges against him for kicking trash can in school 16 eridani Apr 2015 Jun 2015 17 1720
America Is Criminalizing Black Teachers 3 eridani Apr 2015 Apr 2015 10 1150
This Article May Be Illegal: Lifting the Veil of Silence on Standardized Testing 4 eridani Apr 2015 Apr 2015 6 1048
An Alternative To Failed Education ‘Reform’ (If We Want One) 0 eridani Apr 2015 Apr 2015 7 744
How to Lose $1 Billion: Yeshiva University Blows Its Future on Loser Hedge Funds 0 eridani May 2015 May 2015 0 768
Fraud, Waste, and Lies: Charter Schools Cheating Communities Out of Millions of Dollars 0 eridani May 2015 May 2015 12 918
Texas high school that doesn't teach sex ed surprised by chlamydia outbreak 3 eridani May 2015 May 2015 5 960
Reich: Ten Ideas to Save the Economy #5: How to Reinvent Education 2 eridani May 2015 Jul 2015 5 877
This researcher asked kids what's wrong with U.S. schools. Here are their ideas. 3 eridani May 2015 May 2015 19 1072
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