There are times when a teacher needs to have the facts, simple or complex. For complex information, very often there are multiple facets that need to be examined from different points of view. 667 more words
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Refuse to be a willing victim.
There is a point where teachers themselves must stop arguing about some finely worded minutia in their evaluations. The argument had been framed beforehand by people who want career educators fired in order to hire cheaper labor. 461 more words
On Memorial Day those who sacrificed their lives for our country are honored for their sacrifices and their shared belief in American values.
We did not sacrifice our lives for corporate profiteers and politicians who declare non-college ready children as failures. 293 more words
Viewing the LIVE coverage of the Network for Public Education Conference is an enlightening experience to say the least. The vast differences of experiences from teacher to teacher, age category to age category and location to location exposes an overview of the corporate education reform plan to treat teachers and teaching as mechanisms to be cheaply reproduced. 235 more words