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"....efforts to reopen schools in most communities will fail." 6 BigmanPigman Jul 23 Jul 25 26 929
"God Bless America" in a public school 17 Xenolith Aug 2013 Aug 2013 2 5197
"New CDC guidelines come down hard in favor of opening schools" 7 BigmanPigman Jul 24 Jul 24 3 711
"Outside Schools Are Trending. But Are They Feasible?" 3 appalachiablue Jul 2 Jul 3 3 471
"Rubber Room" documentary is now out and is very good 0 duffyduff Jul 2013 Jul 2013 8 1609
"Today I resigned from the school district. I would like to share with you what I gave them." 6 demmiblue Jun 2019 Jun 2019 16 1438
"Walking the Labyrinth of the Corporate-Owned Common Core" 2 Squinch Sep 2013 Sep 2013 6 1959
"You want kids to come to class? You want them to get excited?" 48 Addison May 2013 Jan 2016 7 8926
$500,000 payout to charter principal sparks outrage, call for probe 4 Doctor_J Oct 2012 Oct 2012 8 2280
 The Legacy of Arne Duncan, ‘A Hero in the Education Business’ 0 eridani Oct 2015 Oct 2015 5 972
"Believe in ESU": Students, Professors & Union Activists Rally Against Education Cuts [FULL VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Nov 2013 Nov 2013 2 1292
"Bursting the dam" that protects public schools from commercial exploitation. 0 madfloridian Mar 2015 Mar 2015 8 1179
"Changes to AP History make conservatives happy" 3 Erich Bloodaxe BSN Aug 2015 Aug 2015 10 1518
"Children of the Core": The Final Sacrifice 4 Smarmie Doofus Nov 2013 Nov 2013 3 1689
"china teaches its kids to sit exams,sweden its kids to think"... 1 madrchsod Dec 2013 Dec 2013 7 1772
"Go into teaching. They'll always need teachers," I told my students... 5 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 8 2067
"Good teachers are not good soldiers" Great post. 2 madfloridian Oct 2014 Oct 2014 11 1632
"Homework: New Research Suggests It May Be an Unnecessary Evil" by Alfie Kohn 37 Goblinmonger Nov 2012 Dec 2012 8 8214
"I Helped College Kids Cheat" Inside the Academic Fraud Industry 5 xchrom Nov 2012 Nov 2012 5 2460
"I was the perfect double threat: ignorant and arrogant." (A reformer reformed) {xpost} 3 eppur_se_muova Jan 2013 Jan 2013 6 1952
"Imagine a school where the cool kids are the chess team" 21 Starry Messenger Oct 2012 Oct 2012 32 7781
"My Year Volunteering As A Teacher Helped Educate A New Generation Of Underprivileged Kids" 6 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Jul 2012 8 2957
"No Excuses" and the Culture of Shame: Why metrics don't matter 1 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 4 1440
"Race to Nowhere: the Dark Side of America's Achievement Culture". I wanna see this film. 6 NYC_SKP Apr 2012 Apr 2012 4 2926
"Race-based student goals prompt controversy in South Florida" 1 jody Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 1642
"So now the corporate ed reformers are making a big movie about the "parent trigger."" 7 Starry Messenger Feb 2012 Feb 2012 10 2638
"They can't punish without the data" (Opt out of high stakes testing) 4 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 7 1797
"They Spent 95 Million on that Thing and My Kids are in Trailers." 11 Smarmie Doofus Nov 2014 Nov 2014 40 3285
"This International Student Edition is for use outside the U.S." 3 mike_c Feb 2015 Feb 2015 14 1537
"Values" are never taught in school? What school are they talking about? 2 RandySF May 2012 May 2012 2 1955
"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 2220
"Weingarten ready to launch 1 of the most controversial crusades of her career: gun control" 9 HiPointDem Jan 2013 Jan 2013 6 2464
"When you really listen to a child read, 2 elleng Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 1402
"With Rumors That Arne Duncan May Step Down as Sec. Of Ed,"...... 5 Smarmie Doofus Nov 2012 Dec 2012 7 2554
"Won't Back Down" draws controversy 17 Starry Messenger Sep 2012 Sep 2012 7 3753
'A watershed moment': 31,000 Los Angeles teachers prepare to strike 0 Eugene Jan 2019 Jan 2019 3 748
'Act of Conscience' as Teachers Vow Permanent Boycott of Common Core 3 eridani Apr 2014 Apr 2014 9 1538
'All but impossible': Republican senator says Trump's education cuts would go too far 1 Eugene Jun 2017 Jun 2017 4 4551
'American Universities Are Addicted to Chinese Students' 5 eppur_se_muova Jun 2015 Jun 2015 2 1331
'Biden Tells Teachers Their Profession Is The 'Most Important,' Will Replace Educ. Secy. DeVos Day 1 2 appalachiablue Jul 20 Jul 20 11 423
'Blatant Violation of the First Amendment': Public Citizen Sues Betsy DeVos for Censoring Its Websit 0 Eugene Apr 2019 Apr 2019 9 763
'Derelict' school becomes national leader by making a surprising subject compulsory. 2 elleng Dec 2017 Dec 2017 11 2341
'Got to Go': high-performing charter schools shed students quickly 4 Eugene Feb 2016 Feb 2016 14 1254
'Homework gap' shows millions of kids lack home internet 11 TexasTowelie Jun 2019 Apr 2020 6 1915
'Hurtful' Harper Lee and Mark Twain dropped from Minnesota curriculum 2 Eugene Feb 2018 Feb 2018 0 1253
'I've Been Waiting On This Day': Goodwill Adult High School Graduates 1st Class In St. Louis 1 Sherman A1 May 2019 May 2019 7 760
'It is with great sadness that we share news that Gail Shandler, director of Lowell School 1 elleng Apr 2017 Apr 2017 4 5753
'Junk science': experts cast doubt on widely cited college free speech survey 2 Eugene Sep 2017 Sep 2017 3 1196
'Last week the 7th graders visited the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum as the culmination 1 elleng Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 4384
'Outrageous': expert slams White House for denying school meals' link to learning 3 Eugene Mar 2017 Mar 2017 11 1848
'Sometimes, the most brilliant and intelligent minds do not shine 5 elleng May 2016 May 2016 9 1473
'Survival of the fittest' mentality in Chicago 3 proud2BlibKansan Feb 2012 Feb 2012 3 2252
'Teachers Fearing In-Person Schooling Make Wills, Retire or Plan Strikes.' Deadly Risks Worry 0 appalachiablue Friday Friday 4 309
'Tis the season (when failing students go berserk) 2 NJCher Apr 2014 May 2014 4 1471
'To Kill a Mockingbird' Returns to Mississippi School's Reading List After Outcry 4 Eugene Oct 2017 Oct 2017 2 1518
'When you see children who do not do well in school, 6 elleng Aug 2016 Aug 2016 4 1264
'Who Will Protect My Right NOT To Pay For Your Child's Religious Education?' SCOTUS Case 0 appalachiablue Jan 2020 Jan 2020 5 772
'won't back down' sounds like it might be more effective than 'superman' 4 HiPointDem Aug 2012 Sep 2012 6 1995
("drown the bunnies") Mount St. Mary's University president Simon Newman resigns 1 Eugene Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1330
("drown the bunnies") The Latest: Faculty Asks University's President to Resign 1 Eugene Feb 2016 Feb 2016 5 1302
(Austin) AISD moves to rename remaining schools with Confederate ties by August 1 Eugene Nov 2017 Nov 2017 1 648
(CA) Bill requires more disclosure from charter schools 3 Starry Messenger Jun 2013 Jun 2013 5 1683
(CA) State suspends use of test scores to measure school quality 1 Starry Messenger Mar 2015 Mar 2015 5 1259
(CA) Suspensions at Richmond High Plummet 1 Starry Messenger Feb 2012 Feb 2012 6 1805
(NC) Parent upset teacher not fired for attacking evolution, comparing public schools to Nazi death 4 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 1700
(New York) City Limits School Staff’s Contact With Students via Social Media 4 alp227 May 2012 May 2012 0 3352
(NM) Albuquerque Public Schools publishes 64-page school reentry plan 0 left-of-center2012 Jul 17 Jul 17 3 210
(Not) Ending Bullying Through Exaggeration and Misinformation 0 Modern School Nov 2012 Nov 2012 1 1439
(NY) City Plans to Offer Buyouts to Idled Teachers 2 alp227 May 2012 May 2012 2 1772
(This Sunday in SF) Who is Behind Privatization of Public Education? 13 Starry Messenger Jul 2012 Aug 2012 12 3527
(When there's a contract they) Call Me Maybe (Musical interlude from young chicago teachers) 0 HiPointDem Sep 2012 Sep 2012 4 1885
(x-posted from GD) ITT Tech faces sanctions that could put it out of business within weeks 1 Eugene Aug 2016 Aug 2016 3 1225
*Diane Ravitch interview on NewsHour now. 3 elleng Jun 2012 Jun 2012 5 1869
*If Any Charter School Needs a Union, It’s Urban Prep* 0 Starry Messenger May 2015 May 2015 10 1147
*Schools that Change Communities, PBS. 3 elleng Apr 2013 Apr 2013 0 1842
*The West Virginia Teachers Strike is Over. But Oklahoma and Arizona May Be Next* 0 appalachiablue Mar 2018 Mar 2018 2 731
----"Here in GA you get free tuition from the lottery if you're grades are above X." 1 Prosper Nov 2019 Mar 2020 3 854
.Centers See New Faces Seeking Test Prep. 0 elleng Apr 2013 Apr 2013 1 1590
10 ways to oppose high-stakes standardized tests 3 proud2BlibKansan Jun 2012 Dec 2012 7 1929
10 Years After Katrina, New Orleans’ All-Charter School System Has Proven a Failure 4 eridani Aug 2015 Aug 2015 12 1326
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