Daily Archives: October 8, 2014

Carl Cohn: What’s Wrong with the Vergara Decision

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Carl Cohn is one of the most respected and wisest figures in American education today. He was a successful superintendent in Long Beach and San Diego. He currently is a member of the…

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Read Anthony Cody’s New Book “The Educator and the Oligarch”

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Anthony Cody just published a book about his efforts to educate Bill Gates. The book is called “The Educator and the Oligarch: A Teacher Challenges Bill Gates.” Please buy it and read it.…

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Daniel S. Katz: How to Spot a Fake Grassroots Reform Group

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Daniel S. Katz, a professor of education at Seton Hall University, explains on his blog how to recognize a phony education reform group. The key is, as always, follow the money. If the…

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October 8, 2014 – NATIONAL FLUFFERNUTTER DAY – NATIONAL PIEROGI DAY – NATIONAL BRING YOUR TEDDY BEAR TO WORK AND SCHOOL DAY – NATIONAL STOP BULLYING DAY – NATIONAL EMERGENCY NURSES DAY

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Superintendents and Test Scores

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
Amid media stories about the Atlanta (GA) Public School administrators and teachers going to trial for cheating and the El Paso (TX) superintendent convicted of the same charge and…

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