Can teacher education be improved? It certainly can. Anyone who understands the complexity and challenge of teaching knows
There is little evidence to suggest that states, left to themselves, will protect these children. There is no organized political
In Florida, music teachers must administer computerized tests to assess themselves. It is a setup. If students have difficulty
Now that the first month of school is over, parents can get ready for the next milestone of the school year - they will soon get reports of the state tests their children took last year.
It's a shame that education isn't more of a voting issue in the national election because improving schools would arguably
A recent editorial suggested that the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has been characterized by hubris. It has hedged big bets, hoping its efforts would succeed. It's also suffered failure and for that it's been criticized as having exercised too much influence over education policy.
We celebrated Mother's Day this past Sunday and I got to thinking. There are so many incredible Moms on both sides of the education debates, working tirelessly to do what they believe to be best for kids and best for schools.
In her role working with other innovative unions and districts at the NEA Foundation, Cullison has seen the impact of these