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California Appeals Vergara Anti-Tenure Ruling

California Governor Gerry Brown has appealed a state judge’s horrendous ruling that threw out teacher job protection laws on the ground that they deprived students of their constitutional rights.  1,025 more words


The new WSGC Newsletter for Teachers is out

The latest issue of our e-letter for teachers is out! Observe the moon, celebrate Earth Science Week, volunteer as a teen leader and help select speaker topics for PSC’s Pacific Science Center Teen Science Café, and more.

K-12 Education

Job Opportunity: Chemistry/Physics Teacher - Vashon Island High School

Vashon Island High School is seeking applicants for the 14-15 school year. We currently have a 1.0 FTE Science Teacher (Chemistry/Physics) vacancy as well as a Librarian vacancy. 78 more words


The Issue of a Teacher's Relationship with a Student

Recently, I’ve had occasion to do a lot of research lately on K-12 education; specifically, teacher performance in the classrooms in poorer urban communities.

I happened upon the hot-button topic of how to evaluate teachers so that the data derived from these assessments can be used by both teachers and administrators to make better teaching decisions. 627 more words

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Volunteer Opportunity/Autumn & Winter 2014 Course: Become a MESA Math and Science Tutor

Want to make a difference to traditionally underrepresented high school students while becoming involved in the UW community? Become a Seattle MESA math and science tutor for high school students… 382 more words


My Presidential Address

As I finish my term I wanted to let you know that you can view my presidential address here. I hope you enjoy it and perhaps get some ideas you can use now and in the future. 71 more words

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