Daily Archives: January 25, 2015

Join Raise Your Hand Texas to help advocate for high-quality, full-day pre-k across Texas – Raise Your Hand Texas

Join Raise Your Hand Texas to help advocate for high-quality, full-day pre-k across Texas – Raise Your Hand Texas.

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January 25, 2015 – NATIONAL OPPOSITE DAY – NATIONAL IRISH COFFEE DAY

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New York Parents Alert: Sample Letter For Your PTA

Originally posted on Daniel Katz, Ph.D.:
With Governor Cuomo’s damaging education proposals in the open, it is incredibly important that parents become informed about what he intends and stand up to defend their children’s schools. The text below is…

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Cartoons on Automation

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
The previous three posts have examined automation in the U.S. and its penetration of industry, commerce, and the professions, including teaching. Cartoonists deserve their turn at describing and, yes,…

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Who Benefits from Standardized Testing? Not Students.

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A reader posted this comment about the debate over testing: ? ******************** The narrative of students as “product” does none of us activists any good, because truly it’s a reformer red herring–whether offensive…

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UNICEF: Rich Kids in Poor Countries Get the Most Money for Education

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A new report released by UNICEF at the World Economic Forum in Davos says that inequitable funding is an obstacle to educational equity. Rich kids in poor countries get more funding from the…

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