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Anyone here ever deal with WyzAnt tutoring, either as a student or a tutor ? 1 eppur_se_muova Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 1030
How to learn like a memory champion (BBC) 0 eppur_se_muova Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 1018
New insight into how children learn maths (BBC) 2 eppur_se_muova Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 9456
United States: Boy held for 'killing pet dinosaur' (BBC) {or, that's what he wrote ...} 2 eppur_se_muova Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 1105
'American Universities Are Addicted to Chinese Students' 5 eppur_se_muova Jun 2015 Jun 2015 2 1030
A shift toward private schools/colleges means a shift away from secular education. 2 eppur_se_muova Nov 2015 Nov 2015 2 961
Educators Deserve A Raise, But The Proposed Merit Pay Bill Has Serious Flaws (al.com) 1 eppur_se_muova Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 744
RAISE Act Of 2016 Is Fatally Flawed (Larry Lee) 0 eppur_se_muova Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 861
Alabama legislature is looking for an excuse to cut teachers' tenure (al.com) 2 eppur_se_muova Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 886
Not everyone's cheering as last textbooks leave Huntsville classrooms (al.com) 4 eppur_se_muova Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 1108
Gov. Bentley wants Alabama to be Massachusetts South? (John Archibald/al.com) 1 eppur_se_muova Aug 2016 Aug 2016 2 664
Alabama second in nation in school district secessions, report says (al.com) 1 eppur_se_muova Jun 2017 Jun 2017 0 1853
Creationism teaching ban to be considered (in Scotland) 0 Erich Bloodaxe BSN Mar 2015 Mar 2015 5 916
"Changes to AP History make conservatives happy" 3 Erich Bloodaxe BSN Aug 2015 Aug 2015 10 1111
The Case for Federal Intervention in Math Education 15 ericson00 Jul 2015 Aug 2015 4 1342
Ravitch proposes 12 questions for charter school advocates 1 eridani Feb 2012 Feb 2012 6 1161
Might some of the stalwarts of the education forum--- 1 eridani Jan 2012 Jan 2012 2 1304
Seattle education prof on charter schools 2 eridani Mar 2012 Mar 2012 9 1358
Examples of Innovative Public Schools in Washington State 0 eridani Jul 2012 Jul 2012 0 1465
Critical Questions Democrats Must Ask About School Choice 1 eridani Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 1416
Director of Private School Where Rahm Sends His Kids Opposes Using Testing for Teacher Evaluations 10 eridani Sep 2012 Sep 2012 9 2435
Now We Know Our ABCs. And Charter Schools Get an F. 2 eridani Sep 2012 Sep 2012 11 1383
Colman Chadam, California Boy, Ordered To Transfer Schools For Carrying Cystic Fibrosis Gene 1 eridani Oct 2012 Oct 2012 1 1456
Why is the Private Prison Industry in our Public Schools? 2 eridani Nov 2012 Nov 2012 9 1955
26 Amazing Facts About Finland's Unorthodox Education System 3 eridani Dec 2012 Dec 2012 6 2780
Student Debt Crisis play FOR PROFIT to be put on and livestreamed at College of Wooster 0 eridani Mar 2013 Mar 2013 6 1186
The Secret to Fixing School Discipline? Change the Behavior of Adults 2 eridani Mar 2013 Mar 2013 8 1610
Educator Who Challenged Scott Walker's Vouchers Agenda Wins 61-39 in Wisconsin 1 eridani Apr 2013 Apr 2013 10 1257
Maybe it isn’t just the teachers in Finland 17 eridani Jun 2013 Jun 2013 43 2821
Does School Discipline Over Uniform Infractions Go too Far? 8 eridani Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 2743
Insurers Refuse To Cover Kansas Schools Where Teachers Carry Guns Because It’s Too Risky 1 eridani Jul 2013 Jul 2013 4 1223
What Parents Want for Education Policy 8 eridani Jul 2013 Jul 2013 9 1805
Obama Proposes Linking Federal Aid to New College Ranking 1 eridani Aug 2013 Aug 2013 2 1023
Growing Charter School Chain Suspends Special Needs Kids in Bid to Raise Test Scores 6 eridani Sep 2013 Sep 2013 17 1891
How Test Obsession is Killing Education 1 eridani Oct 2013 Oct 2013 8 1083
Diane Ravitch television town hall 1 eridani Oct 2013 Oct 2013 8 1065
Is Education ‘Reform’ Wrecking the Common Core? 10 eridani Oct 2013 Nov 2013 9 1927
The Myth of 'I'm Bad at Math' 12 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 8 4180
Populist school board candidate beats challenger's $250,000 worth of negative ads 4 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 10 1435
How Our Public Schools Became a ‘Communist Threat’ 0 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 13 938
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 2850
Seattle judge to hear arguments on Washington charter schools 0 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 4 852
Rhee backs out of debate with Ravitch 7 eridani Nov 2013 Dec 2013 14 1816
Students Of New York City Tell Their New Mayor How Standardized Testing Squashes The Learning Bug 1 eridani Dec 2013 Dec 2013 10 1021
Paying teachers @ $3/hr like a babysitter would give them salaries of $105,000/year. 12 eridani Jan 2014 Feb 2014 9 2354
Florida mother has to prove her dying son can't take a standardized test 5 eridani Feb 2014 Mar 2014 14 1385
What Could be Wrong With ‘School Choice? 0 eridani Feb 2014 Feb 2014 8 922
The Real Problem with US Common Core: It Further Outsources Education 3 eridani Feb 2014 Feb 2014 11 1261
Washington State Senate revolts against teaching to the test in key vote 1 eridani Feb 2014 Mar 2014 12 1067
You Can’t Bounce Off the Walls if There are No Walls: Outdoor Schools-- 2 eridani Mar 2014 Mar 2014 7 1206
Here’s What Happens To Kids When They Get To Eat Before School Every Day 18 eridani Apr 2014 May 2014 31 14803
Ravitch: Opt Your Child Out of State Testing: Don't Feed the Machine 18 eridani Apr 2014 Apr 2014 13 2014
'Act of Conscience' as Teachers Vow Permanent Boycott of Common Core 3 eridani Apr 2014 Apr 2014 9 1225
Revolution Against Corporate Education Targets Achilles Heel--Profit 2 eridani Apr 2014 Apr 2014 11 1007
The Newark School Reform Wars 2 eridani May 2014 May 2014 6 975
Tennessee Tied Teachers’ Jobs to Standardized Test Scores. Here’s How They Pushed Back—and Won 6 eridani Jun 2014 Jun 2014 19 1319
Daily Kos Labor digest: Teachers face firing for speaking out for their students 4 eridani Jun 2014 Jun 2014 7 1032
Ravitch: Do Public School Teachers Have Any Friends in the Obama Administration? 2 eridani Jul 2014 Jul 2014 11 860
Will Anyone Stop Charter School Corruption? 1 eridani Jul 2014 Jul 2014 10 937
Why Do Americans Stink at Math? 10 eridani Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 1794
Chomsky: Thinking Like Corporations Is Harming American Universities 1 eridani Oct 2014 Oct 2014 4 975
The Big Problem With Time's Teacher-Bashing Cover Story 2 eridani Oct 2014 Oct 2014 14 1135
This Is What Happens When You Criticize Teach for America 12 eridani Oct 2014 Nov 2014 27 2738
How the U.S. Government Could End the Student Debt Crisis Today 10 eridani Nov 2014 Nov 2014 15 1631
Robert Reich: Why College is Necessary, but Gets You Nowhere 0 eridani Nov 2014 Nov 2014 13 910
Students to Teach for America CEOs: You Are ‘Complicit’ in Attacks on Public Education 2 eridani Nov 2014 Nov 2014 20 1232
Three Myths About Teacher Tenure 1 eridani Nov 2014 Nov 2014 13 1080
A Chicago Teacher Explains How Her School Fought Back Against Standardized Testing—And Won 1 eridani Dec 2014 Dec 2014 8 878
Civil rights groups back high stakes testing 7 eridani Jan 2015 Jan 2015 7 1265
The Anti-Standardized Testing Movement Claims a Victory in Chicago 0 eridani Feb 2015 Feb 2015 9 724
Bipartisan Bill to Repeal Common Core is Proposed in Washington State 4 eridani Feb 2015 Mar 2015 3 1253
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 1036
Kansas Bill Could Send Teachers to Jail for Six Months for Teaching "Harmful" Materials 6 eridani Feb 2015 Feb 2015 1 1043
Alan Singer: Teaching History the Pearson Way 2 eridani Mar 2015 Mar 2015 5 979
Stunning revelation Bill Gates has spent $2.3 Billion on Common Core – #PARCC 5 eridani Mar 2015 Mar 2015 15 1503
If you need proof standardized testing is setting students up for failure, just ask the students. 2 eridani Mar 2015 Mar 2015 8 1041
11-year-old has criminal and felony charges against him for kicking trash can in school 16 eridani Apr 2015 Jun 2015 17 1770
America Is Criminalizing Black Teachers 3 eridani Apr 2015 Apr 2015 10 1196
This Article May Be Illegal: Lifting the Veil of Silence on Standardized Testing 4 eridani Apr 2015 Apr 2015 6 1084
An Alternative To Failed Education ‘Reform’ (If We Want One) 0 eridani Apr 2015 Apr 2015 7 780
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