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Our Blog Poet on the Secret of Success

From our poet, SomeDAM Poet:

“Pattern for Success”

Gates dropped out
Which bred success
Little doubt
That dropout’s best

Design a test
That none can pass… 27 more words

Education Reform

Reducing Bankruptcies

44% of large lottery winners spend their entire prize within five years.  Nearly 1/3 of these winners declared bankruptcy 246 more words

Why Outsource Neighborhood Schools?

One of the disturbing aspects of the charter industry is the proliferation of corporate charter chains. Like Walmart, the corporate charters are not part of the local community. 945 more words

Education Reform

ESSA: What Stays The Same?

I will continue my series of blog posts concerning the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) here with a post about what stays the same under ESSA. 495 more words


Please Support NPE's Political Action Fund!

The Network for Public Education has two organizations.

One is tax-deductible and non-political. That is the Network for Public Education, which advocates for public schools and teachers and against high-stakes testing and privatization by research and conferences. 133 more words

Education Reform

Why is ESSA so Fascinating?

I am so proud to be our Indiana State Board of Education’s representative to the task force, formed under HEA 1395, and charged with studying the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and our ISTEP+ summative high stakes Indiana test. 645 more words