Weingarten Playa Manchurian Candidate as She Brokers Deal in New Haven EdNotes
Weingarten is there to sell the as much as the ed deform program to teachers as she can get away with. The new Manchurian Candidate.
Attacks on Jennings intensify Political Animal
By all indications, the White House is ignoring the far-right cries, and Jennings' job is secure. Here's hoping it stays that way.
Test that makes U.S. look bad may not be so good Class Struggle (Jay Mathews)
There are other problems with PISA, such as an ideological bias and a tendency to assume cause-and-effect relationships. But the American results on those exams — we are below average in both math and science literacy — are often cited as a national disgrace.
Nonprofit EMOs Growing Even as For-Profit Sector Slows, Report Says Inside Research
A new report documents steady growth over the last school year in the number of nonprofit organizations hired to manage charters and other public schools.
Blowing Up Homeroom
Voice of San Diego
A Clairemont middle school is using the first class of the day as academic triage, with extra help for struggling kids and opportunities for others.
Queen Bees, Wannabes & How Technology Has Changed Teens Forever Jezebel
Rosalind Wiseman is the author of Queen Bees & Wannabes, the 2002 book that inspired the movie Mean Girls. A new edition comes out today—and pretty much scares the shit out of me.