A friend got out. She got a new job. At a “real” district school. She is getting a raise and a contract. More days off. And getting out of all hallway and bus duties for life. 185 more words
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Recently The New Teacher Project (TNTP) released an important study of teacher professional development. The study, titled “The Mirage”, aims to expose how taxpayers waste billions of dollars each year, because schools are providing “development” opportunities for teachers that yield no real results. 741 more words
In many industries there are often times of great ‘change’ and upheaval. Unfortunately, education is rarely one of those.
While systems of schools often respond to various needs or pressures in their country or community, the way we teach children has not ‘radically’ altered in the past century. 667 more words