Daily Archives: May 13, 2019

from the Reformish Lexicon

Originally posted on Bob Shepherd | Praxis:
The idle Fool Is whipt at school. –from the first textbook published in the Americas, The New England Primer; motto of the Reformish movement in K-12 Education (“Back to the future. I mean way,…

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Gary Rubenstein: Texas Pays TFA $5.5 Million a Year for 400 Recruits

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
This is a shocker. Gary Rubenstein reports that the state of Texas pays Teach for America $5.5 million a year for 400 recruits.  This is a sweet deal for TFA but a bad…

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Texas Taxpayers Pay Teach For America $22M from 2018 – 2021, None of Which Is for TFA Teacher Salaries

Originally posted on deutsch29:
On May 11, 2019, Teach for America (TFA) alum and New York math teacher, Gary Rubinstein, posted a piece about the money Texas taxpayers spend to keep TFA in their state. Rubinstein entitled his post, “Texas…

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