Daily Archives: October 2, 2014

Great News for Supporters of Public Education

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The new organization called Democrats for Public Education commissioned a poll, and it brought good news, reported here by Politico.com: NEW POLL DATA BUOYS PUBLIC ED ADVOCATES: With a month to go before…

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Dana Goldstein’s The Teacher Wars Explains How Education Became So Embattled

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Test Prep University for “No Excuses” Teachers

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
You too can learn to be a “no excuses” teacher in a charter school that gets high test scores. There are a few changes required in your attitude; you too can earn a…

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David B. Cohen: What Energizes Great Teachers?

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
David B. Cohen is a National Board Certified Teacher at Palo Alto High School, respected by his peers and students. He is spending this year traveling California, meeting teachers, learning about their practices,…

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October 2, 2014 – NATIONAL FRIED SCALLOPS DAY – NATIONAL CUSTODIAL WORKERS RECOGNITION DAY – NATIONAL NAME YOUR CAR DAY

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