Daily Archives: May 17, 2015

Hello! Teachers and Public Schools Do Not Cause Poverty

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Seth Sandronsky and Duane Campbell respond to an article in The. Sacramento Bee that blamed Democrats and public school teachers for urban riots and uprisings. They write: “Public schools, teachers and their union…

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Chicago Public Schools Admits Errors in Teacher Evaluations

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Catalyst reports that the teacher evaluation ratings for the public schools contained errors. “Citing a computer coding error, district officials have acknowledged that they miscalculated last year’s REACH performance task scores for one…

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Florida: Teachers Have No Job Security

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
This comment came from a teacher in Florida: “Much as I feel for our NY colleagues, gaze south and see where it can all end up as we demonize the profession further. FL…

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May 17, 2015 – NATIONAL CHERRY COBBLER DAY – NATIONAL PACK RAT DAY – NATIONAL WALNUT DAY

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