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Peter Greene on Reformers' Panic Over Hillary's Charter "Betrayal"

Peter Greene writes about the reformers’ panicked reaction to Hillary’s factually correct statement about privately managed charter schools.

She dared to say:

“I don’t want to say every one – but most charter schools, they don’t take the hardest-to-teach kids, or, if they do, they don’t keep them.” 223 more words

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Malcolm Baldrige Award Promotes School Privatization

The November 18 San Diego Union reported: “The Charter School of San Diego is among four recipients awarded the 2015 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, a top presidential honor for performance in the public and private sectors.” 1,233 more words


Bob Shepherd: Ditch Common Core and CC Tests

Bob Shepherd, veteran curriculum and assessment designer, is now teaching in Florida. Here are his thoughts on Common Core and the testing obsession:

How to Prevent Another PARCC Mugging: A Public Service Announcement… 1,499 more words

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Ohio Teacher Will Sue State for Bullying

Dawn Neely-Randall was taking a class training her to recognize bullying. Suddenly she realized she was the victim of bullying–by the state of Ohio. She plans to sue the state and welcomes others to join her. 951 more words

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New York Parents: Take the Common Core Survey

New York State Allies for Public Education has designed a survey to test public opinion about the Common Core and testing.

Please open the link… 6 more words

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