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Innovative Arts Academy Informs Parents School Will Close

I hate to say it, but I will anyway: I TOLD YOU SO. Innovative Arts Academy is nothing but a scam, offering no quality education for students, and just serving as a money trough for those who invested in it……like Honest Abe. 128 more words

Portrait of Liam

Liam was a sixteen-year-old from Fillmore, California, USA who attended charter school which he described was “like being in a library.” At school, he created his own curriculum and mostly liked art. 131 more words

Photography

Fired charter school principal says he would 'exact a bloody revenge'

NEW ORLEANS – A former Orleans Parish charter school principal now says he would “exact a bloody revenge” on the “hostile media” if he could. 276 more words

Local

Charter Schools in Detroit Have Dismal Performance Records

Betsy DeVos has been at the center of much scrutiny since her embarrassing confirmation hearing and vote. But now that policies are starting to be put in place, we felt like checking the performance of the Detroit area charter schools, since she was instrumental in the proliferation of charter schools in the state of Michigan.     765 more words

U.S. Politics

Teacher turned sleuth stirs up suspects in feel-good murder mystery

Murder is Chartered, by Diane Weiner. Cozy Cat Press. 180 pages. Trade paperback $14.95. E-book $2.99.

This Coral Springs writer has at least one thing in common with her protagonist in the Susan Wiles Schoolhouse Mystery series. 362 more words

Authors And Books

Job Title: Teacher

***Breathes in

***Breathes out

I’ve struggled to write about teaching. To write about what my job title means to me and how it is viewed by others. 1,188 more words

Thoughts

Sweet Summer Time - A Year in Review

It’s officially summer break, and this teacher is so happy. I just finished (read survived) my second year teaching – yay! While this year was easier having the experience, it certainly had its challenges. 875 more words

Reflection