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Obama: Democratic Party Line = Teachers Union? EIA
"We should be experimenting with charter schools. We should be experimenting with different ways of compensating teachers."
Limitations of Research and the Headlines that Ignore Them Thoughts On Education Policy
I'm disappointed in the NY Times, and I'm disappointed in everybody else who parroted these results without explaining what they really meant.
It's A Lot More Than Culture, Stupid Kevin Carey
Patashnik is joining George Will in advancing the "what matters in education isn't education" theory of education, which is one of the more damaging conceits held by people who should know better.
Gaming NCLB The CK Blog
Eighty California schools got “out of trouble” with No Child Left Behind in the past two years by changing the way they classify their students, according to an analysis by the Sacramento Bee.
The digital age: Kids learn differently Paul Baker
At a Saturday panel session during the Education Writers Association conference here in Chicago, Mimi Ito, Henry Jenkins, and Connie Yowell discussed how digital tools for making, remaking, mashing, and tinkering are part of students’ everyday lives
No Missing Report Cards, Technology Keeps Parents Connected ASBJ Blog
The district went even further, giving parents the option of viewing discipline records and daily updates on classroom attendance.