Ahh, Rigor. The term that spews out of the mouths of American educators as if prompted by a microchip secretly inserted at the bases of our necks! 1,126 more words
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Americans are so used to being number one in so many areas that we rarely stop to consider whether this is really true. In the case of education, it definitely isn’t. 269 more words
The Williamson County Education Association has unanimously voted to adopt a position of no confidence in Tennessee Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman.
The education association’s statement, dated last week but released this morning, was delayed at the request of county schools’ Director Mike Looney who requested the organization hold it until after celebrations over the National Assessment of Educational Progress, or NAEP, release last week that showed Tennessee students made significant gains in math and reading. 280 more words