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3 Common Traits of Youth Who Don’t Leave the Church

This is one of parents and youth pastors greatest fears, that their students would walk away from their faith after graduation.  The author of this article gives three common traits of youth who don’t leave the church.  384 more words


Stephen Sawchuck Asks: Do Evaluations Punish Teachers of Needy Students?

Stephen Sawchuck notes in his blog at Education Week that a pattern is emerging from teacher evaluation programs: The highest ratings go disproportionately to teachers of advantaged students and the lowest ratings to teachers of students who are disadvantaged. 581 more words

Education Reform

dvining reblogged this on Teacher Talk and commented:

Evaluations are deeply affected by factors beyond the teacher's control. As a teacher of students who consistently earn low test scores, VAM and test-based teacher evaluations have always concerned me. Thankfully, Vermont doesn't evaluate teachers via test scores, and hopefully they never will.  Need more information on this topic?  Read this from the Washington Post.


The NEA continues to closely resemble the GOP of the last two national elections– they know that the young people are out there playing with their twitters and using those interwebs, but they can’t seem to think of anything to do with the technology except either lock it up tight or use it to make cyber-versions of print magazines and glossy brochures.


HURRY: Seniors need to APPLY NOW to get two years of college fully paid!

It is not to good to be true, 2 years of a college education paid in-full, but it’s not going to happen unless you… 398 more words


Best Awards 2014 Ceremony

We have a great number of students selected in this year’s Best Awards 2014 as finalist, all in the running for gold, silver or bronze placings. 82 more words


REMINDER: TONIGHT is Back to School Night

MSA-SC Back to School Night is TONIGHT!

5:30 – 6:00 pm – Information about the Science Fair and Expo in the cafeteria for interested families… 77 more words


Pearl-Cohn student's song about Ferguson goes worldwide

You have probably seen this by now…

Pearl-Cohn Entertainment Magnet High School student Queen McElrath wrote and recorded the above song in response to the situation in Ferguson, MO. 277 more words