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Nine students sue state of California for 'ineffective' teachers (Al Jazeera) 2 alp227 Jan 2014 Jan 2014 2 1713
Principal stopped school’s shaming free lunch kids with hand stamps, says it got her fired 10 proud2BlibKansan Jan 2014 Feb 2014 49 3252
Clinton Pitches KKR-Backed College Chain Amid Controversy 0 n2doc Jan 2014 Jan 2014 3 1276
Charter school con man admits to $7.2 million fraud 7 n2doc Jan 2014 Jan 2014 22 2163
Toon: American Education 15 n2doc Jan 2014 Mar 2014 33 3036
Why Aren’t Prep Schools Following Corporate Reforms? By diane ravitch 12 Jefferson23 Jan 2014 Feb 2014 16 2720
Dial back group work 4 jeffrey_pdx Jan 2014 Jan 2014 2 1545
Education, wealth and school quality 17 NewJeffCT Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 2565
An *Educator* for Chancellor! "As absurd as that sounds." 11 Smarmie Doofus Dec 2013 Jan 2014 9 2825
Students Of New York City Tell Their New Mayor How Standardized Testing Squashes The Learning Bug 1 eridani Dec 2013 Dec 2013 10 1350
Is Bloomberg's DOE Destroying Evidence of Possible Criminality? 0 Smarmie Doofus Dec 2013 Dec 2013 5 1169
"china teaches its kids to sit exams,sweden its kids to think"... 1 madrchsod Dec 2013 Dec 2013 7 1900
Subtract Teachers, Add Pupils: Math of Today’s Jammed Schools 1 n2doc Dec 2013 Dec 2013 9 1473
North Carolina Home Schools To Get Public School Money 5 n2doc Dec 2013 Dec 2013 2 1778
UFT REP, Whistleblower, "Celebrates" 600 Days in Rubber Room 0 Smarmie Doofus Dec 2013 Dec 2013 5 1313
University of Utah explores using free, online, open-source textbooks 2 Redfairen Dec 2013 Dec 2013 3 1528
A poverty, not education, crisis in U.S. 2 elleng Dec 2013 Jan 2014 7 1474
Downingtown (PA) school ranks first in state performance scores 1 modrepub Dec 2013 Jan 2014 1 1312
Sentence Cut in Texas for School Official Jailed in Test Scandal 0 n2doc Dec 2013 Dec 2013 3 1253
The assault on Indiana schools proceeds 1 caraher Dec 2013 Dec 2013 7 1339
The PISA 2012 scores show the failure of 'market based' education reform 0 Redfairen Dec 2013 Dec 2013 6 1178
Ponder This: Privately-Paid Advisors Embedded in NYS Dept of Ed..... 4 Smarmie Doofus Dec 2013 Dec 2013 9 1604
What business is it of the government to fund high-quality preschool and child care? 1 Addison Dec 2013 Dec 2013 3 1375
What’s Good For Bill Gates Turns Out To Be Bad For Public Schools 7 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 8 2090
Teaching While Black and Blue 1 n2doc Nov 2013 Dec 2013 6 1444
MO state senator asks education commissioner to step down 0 proud2BlibKansan Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 1277
A Ghost Town With a Quad 1 n2doc Nov 2013 Jan 2014 8 1560
Frank Bruni-The Plutocrats' Pundit 7 Smarmie Doofus Nov 2013 May 2014 2 2948
Rhee backs out of debate with Ravitch 7 eridani Nov 2013 Dec 2013 14 2160
Six Questions for Teach for America 0 Jefferson23 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 6 1371
Seattle judge to hear arguments on Washington charter schools 0 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 4 1181
How to study in Germany (for a U.S. citizen)? 2 Tab Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 1510
Education commissioner’s emails create flap in Missouri 0 proud2BlibKansan Nov 2013 Nov 2013 3 1274
How Poverty Impacts Students' Test Scores, In 4 Graphs 8 Starry Messenger Nov 2013 Dec 2013 11 2967
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 3237
How Our Public Schools Became a ‘Communist Threat’ 0 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 13 1270
Toon- When do we learn how to read? 1 n2doc Nov 2013 Nov 2013 13 1433
Stop This Train: The Common Core and the Uncommon Student 1 Smarmie Doofus Nov 2013 Nov 2013 6 1480
Test Prep/Diagnostics Gone Wild? 11 grntuscarora Nov 2013 Dec 2013 5 2121
Common Core Protesters 4 LynnTTT Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 1524
Arne Duncan: ‘White suburban moms’ upset that Common Core shows their kids aren’t ‘brilliant’ 10 duffyduff Nov 2013 Nov 2013 7 2697
Uh-oh. Suburbia seems to be turning on Common Core. Video. 2 Smarmie Doofus Nov 2013 Nov 2013 5 1658
Populist school board candidate beats challenger's $250,000 worth of negative ads 4 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 10 1784
NYC Parents to DOE : No, You Will *NOT* Test Our 4-Year Olds. 4 Smarmie Doofus Nov 2013 Nov 2013 17 1894
Another day, another fishy charter school 6 n2doc Nov 2013 Nov 2013 31 2388
Mindup, Hawn Foundation, Goldie Hawn, Press Club links 0 kickysnana Nov 2013 Nov 2013 4 1467
Surprise state visit finds problems at Hope Academy charter school 1 proud2BlibKansan Nov 2013 Nov 2013 11 1510
Darien, Ct Board of Education found in violation of IDEA ( Heroic SLP's memo ) 2 Jefferson23 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 5 3298
From my article, "Teaching is Not Rocket Science; it’s More Important" 2 texshelters Nov 2013 Nov 2013 6 1504
Agree or disagree: Kids from poor and working-class families do not have the opportunities... 11 YoungDemCA Nov 2013 Dec 2013 6 3211
The Real 21st-Century Problem in Public Education is Poverty 2 Starry Messenger Nov 2013 Nov 2013 9 1540
"Believe in ESU": Students, Professors & Union Activists Rally Against Education Cuts [FULL VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Nov 2013 Nov 2013 2 1377
"Children of the Core": The Final Sacrifice 4 Smarmie Doofus Nov 2013 Nov 2013 3 1785
Librarian: With Emanuel’s pension plan “...I got two feet in the grave” 8 Starry Messenger Nov 2013 Jan 2014 7 2154
The charter-school lie: Market-based education gambles with our children 3 DonViejo Nov 2013 Nov 2013 5 1647
The Myth of 'I'm Bad at Math' 12 eridani Nov 2013 Nov 2013 8 5421
Shameful! Yes, Some New Jersey Students Have To Go To Schools That Look Like This 2 mfcorey1 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 5 1674
FOUR IMPORTANT MYTHBUSTERS ABOUT THE COMMON CORE 2 proud2BlibKansan Oct 2013 Oct 2013 7 1624
damn that rahm emanuel 0 mopinko Oct 2013 Oct 2013 1 1489
Alan Grayson on Living Through NYC's Legendary Teachers Strikes. 1 Smarmie Doofus Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 1353
Grambling football dispute draws attention to cuts 0 exboyfil Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 1496
Language-Gap Study Bolsters a Push for Pre-K. 2 elleng Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 1581
What poor children need in school 1 n2doc Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 1518
The Age of the Docile Educator 1 Smarmie Doofus Oct 2013 Oct 2013 6 1615
Dear Michelle Rhee, Your School Privatization Schemes Were Hatched By Southern Segregationists 2 n2doc Oct 2013 Oct 2013 10 1719
Mayor Rahm to Prosser High: Beat it! 3 n2doc Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 1524
Cross posted from GD: 0 LWolf Oct 2013 Oct 2013 2 1242
Is Education ‘Reform’ Wrecking the Common Core? 10 eridani Oct 2013 Nov 2013 9 2417
Only 60 percent of students from Chicago's closed schools turn up at 'welcoming schools' 0 mopinko Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 1411
Philanthropy and Sycophancy 0 Smarmie Doofus Oct 2013 Oct 2013 6 1322
Health insurance and math achievement... 4 Sancho Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 1803
Diane Ravitch television town hall 1 eridani Oct 2013 Oct 2013 8 1433
Non-cognitive Variables--their importance in future success 1 Celebration Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 2488
Why I Stopped Writing Recommendation Letters for Teach for America 1 caraher Oct 2013 Oct 2013 12 1657
Creepy Stuff at NYC Whistleblower's Dismissal Hearing 2 Smarmie Doofus Oct 2013 Oct 2013 6 2352
Georgia 2013 COLLEGE-BOUND SENIORS SAT SCORES 6 n2doc Oct 2013 Oct 2013 4 2411
Right-Wing Blog Pushes Private Schools Over Scandal, but Public Schools are More Accountable [VIDEO] 3 Counterpoint PA Oct 2013 Oct 2013 2 1789
The Apostate: An Interview With Diane Ravitch 0 DonViejo Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 1308
Favorite Teachers 13 jeffrey_pdx Oct 2013 Oct 2013 1 2594
Oregon school district wants to require college or trade school admission for grads 4 alp227 Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 1976
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