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Posts tagged "teacher"
November 3, 2013
What sites to block, beyond the ones legally required, should be a teacher-student classroom management issue.
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.
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.
August 8, 2010
March 23, 2010
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.
March 10, 2010
October 20, 2009
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.