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Boiling the frog 5 HiPointDem Aug 2012 Aug 2012 7 2331
Can someone defend or at least explain the "standards" movement? 20 Smarmie Doofus Aug 2012 Sep 2012 5 4342
Congressman Emanuel Cleaver (MO 5th) on teacher salaries: 1 proud2BlibKansan Aug 2012 Aug 2012 1 1627
Marvin Hamlisch 6 elleng Aug 2012 Aug 2012 5 2194
Man+Dinosaur=Tax Dollars at work in Education 6 Starry Messenger Aug 2012 Aug 2012 3 3665
To Increase Learning Time, Some Schools Add Days to Academic Year 9 alp227 Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 2720
Today's Lead NY Times Editorial: Teachers Suck 12 Smarmie Doofus Aug 2012 Sep 2012 5 3185
Plato's Cave: My friend's video re. her NYC college students.... 1 Smarmie Doofus Aug 2012 Oct 2012 2 1728
Private firms eyeing profits from public schools 3 Starry Messenger Aug 2012 Aug 2012 8 2145
One Reason Why Merit Pay Fails 12 proud2BlibKansan Aug 2012 Aug 2012 12 3472
Beware! Sneaky Reformer Trick in L.A. 1 proud2BlibKansan Aug 2012 Aug 2012 9 1898
What are the pros & cons of taking the ACT/SAT as a Sophomore? 9 OmahaBlueDog Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 7723
Better than Common Core 2 proud2BlibKansan Aug 2012 Aug 2012 4 1789
Education reformís central myths 5 Starry Messenger Aug 2012 Aug 2012 13 3032
A Democratic Country Should Put Public Education Before Corporate Profits 3 Starry Messenger Aug 2012 Aug 2012 6 1911
College enrollment shows signs of slowing 3 Rosa Luxemburg Aug 2012 Aug 2012 2 1920
Michigan City Outsources All of Its Schools 2 antigop Aug 2012 Aug 2012 4 1909
David (Sr WH Advisor) Axelrod's PR firm putting out ads attacking Chicago Teachers Union 2 HiPointDem Aug 2012 Aug 2012 8 2319
Karen Lewis failed to go to the podium when Weingarten called her up before Biden's speech at 1 HiPointDem Aug 2012 Aug 2012 3 2372
Lori Wheal Is Not Only a Master Teacher, But Master of Her Domain 0 SoBronxSchool Aug 2012 Aug 2012 3 1663
School vouchers 14 LeftTurnOnly Aug 2012 Nov 2012 0 3076
Pueblo's 'no-zero' grade scale to award half-credit for cheating 8 PavePusher Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 2173
Evidently Gore Vidal couldn't handle Algebra. 3 Smarmie Doofus Aug 2012 Aug 2012 2 2166
USDOE probing local school district enforcement of residency requirements for possible racial bias 2 alp227 Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 2284
How well does Khan Academy teach? 3 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 5 2605
No Consultant Left Behind 2 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 5 1600
Karen Lewis and Michael Mulgrew team up in call for Solidarity at the AFT Convention 2012 0 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 1414
AFT Convention 3 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 6 1730
Teachers union says too much focus put on testing 6 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Aug 2012 14 2174
@AFT - Chicago Teachers Show Displeasure at Unconditional Obama Endorsement 4 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 2119
It's A Far Cry 1 SoBronxSchool Jul 2012 Sep 2012 2 1703
Andrew Hacker: Is Algebra Necessary? (PUUUUUUUUKE) [View all] 67 alp227 Jul 2012 Mar 2013 13 18593
referendum for an elected school board in chicago. 7 mopinko Jul 2012 Jul 2012 1 2550
Diane Ravitch Defends Public Education 5 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 6 2274
I retired today. 20 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2012 Jul 2012 21 4102
AFT convention July 27 3 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 1637
Students First offering gift cards to those making pro-reform comments 5 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 7 1995
(This Sunday in SF) Who is Behind Privatization of Public Education? 13 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Aug 2012 12 3561
Beaten down by the SF Unified School District. 11 RandySF Jul 2012 Jul 2012 7 4219
The Other ALECs' K-12 Education Agenda Exposed 9 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 11 2961
State board will fight to keep oversight of six Aspire charter schools 1 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 8 1471
So I'm at the AFT convention and the first vendor I see is a Romney supporter 5 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 13 2182
Chicago Teachers Win a Huge " Victory for All." 4 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2012 Jul 2012 10 1947
Who controls the table, wins 3 HiPointDem Jul 2012 Jul 2012 6 1749
new education deform covert operation: Teacher Union Reform Network 0 HiPointDem Jul 2012 Jul 2012 8 4056
paul mira, charter school athletic director, gets handslap for rape of 12 & 17-yr old students 7 HiPointDem Jul 2012 Jul 2012 6 3045
Feds charge Philly charter school mogul in massive fraud 9 yardwork Jul 2012 Jul 2012 8 2760
do you think teachers need a dress code? [View all] 56 demtenjeep Jul 2012 Jul 2012 3 10428
our board and UTW finally reached a tenative agreement. Not too great check it out 0 demtenjeep Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 1332
Khan Academy: The hype and the reality 8 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 7 2958
News Corp to launch tablet education pilot 2 antigop Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 1766
My kids have attended a private school, a charter school, and a public high school. 16 yardwork Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 3422
I have decided to lock Smarmie's Common Core thread 13 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 3 3387
Which CEO made $5 million stealing your kid's lunch money? 0 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 1492
Senate candidate Smith criticizes teacher unions 2 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 1693
Common Core Standards:"... Homosexuals Do Not Exist." 26 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 10116
If Only Christine Rubino Were Either Michelle Rhee, Mychael Willon, Derrick Townsend, John Chase JR, 1 SoBronxSchool Jul 2012 Jul 2012 3 2601
Navin Johnson Gets Excited About PS 154x Test Scores 0 SoBronxSchool Jul 2012 Jul 2012 1 1493
The hard bigotry of poverty: Why ignoring it will doom school reform 13 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 12 3113
NYT Sunday Dialogue: An Excess of Testing, Improving Our Schools 5 alp227 Jul 2012 Jul 2012 8 2272
I got a job!!! 14 knitter4democracy Jul 2012 Jul 2012 23 3020
"My Year Volunteering As A Teacher Helped Educate A New Generation Of Underprivileged Kids" 6 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 8 2983
Romney's Education Policy--Charters, Vouchers, Online Schools 1 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 5 1622
Chicago Teachers Solidarity Campaign (Facebook) 0 HiPointDem Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 1731
Critical Questions Democrats Must Ask About School Choice 1 eridani Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 1679
Diane Ravitch will be the keynote speaker at the AFT convention 5 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 1809
Catch Phrases and Word Salad from a K-6 LAUSD school. 26 NYC_SKP Jul 2012 Jul 2012 0 7456
OMG: A Horrible Horrible Charter School in San Jose, California. Shocking! 2 NYC_SKP Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 2646
Global Neoliberal Restructuring of Public Education: GATS = education subject to global trade 1 HiPointDem Jul 2012 Jul 2012 3 1527
American Federation of Teachers has already decided its members want common core 0 HiPointDem Jul 2012 Jul 2012 5 1790
I think a gesture toward PS teachers and their unions would go a long way right about now. 14 Smarmie Doofus Jul 2012 Jul 2012 7 3002
School as Wonder, or Way Out 0 groovedaddy Jul 2012 Jul 2012 3 1289
Teachers in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Stop Work to Stop High Stakes Test 2 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 1382
How much involvement should parent have in child's writing assignments? 4 exboyfil Jul 2012 Jul 2012 1 2108
Examples of Innovative Public Schools in Washington State 0 eridani Jul 2012 Jul 2012 0 1721
Educating for Democracy: Tenure Isn't the Problem, Poverty Is 1 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 1544
As Schools Fight Obesity, Physical Education Is Cut. 15 elleng Jul 2012 Jul 2012 4 4133
Dick Durbin: For-Profit Colleges "Own Every Lobbyist" in DC 3 xchrom Jul 2012 Jul 2012 10 1682
CPS lied about Police Dept. payments to justify voiding teachersí 4% raises 3 proud2BlibKansan Jul 2012 Jul 2012 17 2493
I wish SOME charter school critics would stop being hypocrites. 36 RandySF Jul 2012 Jul 2012 5 5953
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