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"It's All About the INHUMANITY" - an Anonymous Teacher's Tale

Summer School- Turning the Heat Up On Achievement
by – One Fired Up Teacher

NOTE: This was written by a teacher in a high poverty district somewhere in the US. 508 more words

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Where Have All the Teachers Gone?

Where have all the teachers gone?
Children are asking.
Where have all the teachers gone?
Parents want to know.
Where have all the teachers gone? 15 more words

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Why are URBAN TEACHERS being TRAINED to be ROBOTS?

I am re blogging this piece from my friend and fellow activist Jennifer Berkshire – EduShyster.  This is just about the most horrifying expose on what I can only call “Professional Undevelopment” that I have ever read. 1,191 more words

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The Walking Man Anthem - listen and learn

Jesse The Walking Man Turner has an anthem for his history making walk. When he came to WCSU in June, he met song writer Barry Finch from Ridgefield CT. 43 more words

Education

Teachers: Who's on your side? Where can you go for people dedicated to truth-telling for democracy?

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

Government

Poetic Justice reblogged this on Poetic Justice and commented:

Poetic Justice is a member of EduBloggers. Please check out their website. The bloggers represented there are defending public school students.

In the Beginning ...

In the beginning,
there was a good teacher.
And the good teacher taught
with passion and with eloquence.
The good teacher taught with love
and compassion. 107 more words

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Our Comfort Zone We Must Leave

Hallo,I am humbled that my posts encourage you in one way or another.I pray for more grace and wisdom to be a blessing to you. 585 more words

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