Daily Archives: February 15, 2019

Denver Teachers End Strike; Oakland Teachers Likely to Strike Next

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
? Denver teachers ended their strike and settled with the district for a substantial pay raise, CNN reports: “Denver educators have been promised pay raises as part of a tentative deal they reached…

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Are Charter Schools Losing their Cachet? Is the Narrative Shifting?

Originally posted on janresseger:
There is a swell of reaction against “corporate school reform.” It can’t be called a tsunami, but the wave is significant enough that people are paying attention.  Thanks to a year of strikes by public schoolteachers,…

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Teach for America Features Alumni Who Overwhelmingly Exit the Classroom

Originally posted on deutsch29:
On its website, teacher-temp org, Teach for America (TFA), states that “many” of its alumni (those who complete two years in the classroom) “continue teaching”: Teach For America recruits outstanding and diverse leaders to become TFA…

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Teaching at MetWest (Part 2)

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