Alright, lets set all the cards on the table:
As of this writing, I am a progressive, high school teacher quickly approaching my third year in Oklahoma. 897 more words
I recently decided to pay less attention to politics and even lesser attention (grammar?) to the politics around education. I teach at a charter school and charter schools make strange bedfellows; liberal teachers with a social justice tilt often funded by right wing organizations that may or may not love our schools because of their ability to disrupt the teachers’ unions. 357 more words
No Child Left Behind. Race to the Top. Civic Learning. Excellent Educators for All. STEM. Mandatory Retention. Full Inclusion.
This is a small sampling of well-known educational initiatives on a state or national scale that have received scrutiny at some point during their tenure in public education. 522 more words