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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

Entertainment

How do you Shift from Surviving to Thriving as a Teacher?

So, you’ve been teaching now for almost 3 months.  How are you doing?  If you’re like most teachers, you’ve won some battles, figured out some students, are getting more sleep now, etc.   223 more words

New Teachers

Want to spend some time in Finland in November?

I’m not kidding.  Finland has long been the most progressive and successful public education system in the world!  Have you ever wondered why they are so successful?   95 more words

Influences On School Instruction

NAACP Ratifies Resolution Calling For Moratorium On Charter Schools

In a controversial but anticipated move, the board of directors of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ratified a moratorium on charter school expansion on Oct. 397 more words

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ASD Solutions

Tennessee’s Achievement School District was supposed to improve education in Memphis for students at failing schools.

But many critics say that hasn’t happened not in any significant way. 43 more words

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