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Failing Massachusetts schools seek autonomy in turnaround bid

More districts are embracing a quasi-charter model to avoid state takeover. These so-called “charter-like”schools are bound to struggle and fail to improve without significant freedom to self-manage. 11 more words

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New to state education: Georgia HB 338

Georgia House Bill 338…recently renamed as the “First Priority Act” brings some provisions that have already been seen by Georgia voters…except this time….its the legislators who make the final say. 14 more words

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Teachers' Union hit Texas Senate’s school voucher bill as ‘sinful’ privatization | Dallas News

Texas teachers’ union has no shame in rallying its supporters to defend their failed monopoly in which poor and minority children suffer the most.  Who’s the real sinner here? 30 more words

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Nevada's failing schools: When is enough, enough?

Entrenched school districts continue to fail year after year in Nevada.  It may be a case of haves and have nots. It may also be a political power struggle. 50 more words

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8 Things to Look for in a Classroom

Are you on Christmas Vacation and wondering how you can make your classroom more effective when you return this next Semester?  Are you a student in college expecting to do your Student Teaching this coming Semester?   97 more words

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Georgia Voters Reject Governor’s Bid To Take Over Failing Schools

Schools in Georgia will remain under local control.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that about 60 percent of Georgians voted “no” to a referendum question that would have authorized a constitutional amendment to allow the state to take over failing schools. 155 more words

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Georgia Voters Reject Governor’s Bid To Take Over Failing Schools

Schools in Georgia will remain under local control.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that about 60 percent of Georgians voted “no” to a referendum question that would have authorized a constitutional amendment to allow the state to take over failing schools. 155 more words

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