Posts tagged "teacher"

November 3, 2013

What sites to block, beyond the ones legally required, should be a teacher-student classroom management issue.

#students #teacher #classroom

September 1, 2011

For whatever it’s worth, the three policy measures that are currently receiving virtually all the attention in the U.S. — charter schools, removing tenure protections, and tying teacher pay and evaluation to test scores — all fly directly in the face of the Finnish system.

#teacher #reform

July 26, 2011

Maybe it’s time to think more carefully about how we want to educate in the first place, and stop worrying so much about tests.

#cheating #merit #teacher

August 8, 2010


March 23, 2010

We need real data–not to label, but to analyze.

#teacher #reform

March 14, 2010

America has found its new boogeyman to blame for our crumbling educational system. It’s just too easy to blame the teachers, what with their cushy teachers’ lounges, their fat-cat salaries, and their absolute authority in deciding who gets a hall pass.

#teacher #reform

March 10, 2010

#eduweb #teacher

October 20, 2009

#education #teacher #myth

June 8, 2009


May 10, 2009

The teachers unions want to define it as ‘showing up for professional development.’ But only in education would people take that definition of ‘pay for performance’ with a straight face.

#teacher #merit