Daily Archives: May 24, 2015

May 24, 2015 – NATIONAL SCAVENGER HUNT DAY – NATIONAL ESCARGOT DAY

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Mary King, the Teacher Who Refused to Give the Test

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Pittsburgh teacher Mary King said she would not give the state tests to her English language learner students, and she didn’t. ? She was “the first and only” teacher in Pittsburgh to refuse…

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A Brief Summary of Jeb Bush’s Education Activities

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
This cartoon summarizes Jeb Bush’s education record. He is best known for championing high-stakes testing, A-F school grades, supporting Common Core, charters, vouchers, third-grade retention, and anything that. Strips away job protections from…

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