Daily Archives: April 12, 2017

Success Academy Suspends Boy for 45 Days

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
An unnamed child was suspended by Success Academy Charter School for 45 days after having been accused of physically assaulting his teacher. http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/mom-success-academy-failed-son-45-day-suspension-article-1.3044976 “When a 55-pound first-grader tussled with Success Academy Prospect Heights’…

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The biggest loss in education is the loss of teachers’ voices | Eclectablog

Originally posted on Mister Journalism: "Reading, Sharing, Discussing, Learning":
Mitchell Robinson has posted a new item, ‘The biggest loss in education is the loss of teachers’ voices’ You may view the latest post at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/04/the-biggest-loss-in-education-is-the-loss-of-teachers-voices.html

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New Study: Why Teachers Created a New Genre: The “I Quit” Letters

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
There is a photograph circulating on Twitter of a teacher recruitment fair in Michigan, in a large room with many tables staffed and ready for recruits. But the room is empty. It is…

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Tim Slekar to Wisconsin Legislators: Stop the War on Teachers

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Tim Slekar is dean of education at Edgewood College in Wisconsin and a veteran teacher educator. He has watched and fumed and protested and spoken out as Governor Scott Walker and his puppet…

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