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Elementary Education Has Gone Terribly Wrong: In the early grades, U. schools value reading-comprehension skills over knowledge. The results are devastating, especially for poor kids. Education Issues, Education Logo, Elementary Education, Education Reform, Education System, Kids Education, National Curriculum, Homeschool Curriculum, Homeschooling
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Elementary Education Has Gone Terribly Wrong

In the early grades, U.S. schools value reading-comprehension skills over knowledge. The results are devastating, especially for poor kids.

The Red-State Teacher Revolt Has Been Brewing For Decades Teachers Strike, Education World, Red State, Brewing, Investing, America, Cooking
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America's Growing Teacher Strikes Were Decades In The Making

Walkouts nearly 30 years ago spurred investment and optimism in education, but anti-tax ideology eventually won out. Now kids are paying the price.

A device invented by a Wisconsin high school student to prevent entry into a room. Useless Inventions, Education World, High School Students, Wisconsin, Night, Room, Home Decor, Bedroom, Decoration Home
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Dominate Safety

As a teacher, shooter drills were bad. Being expected to die for my students was terrifying.

"I’m a teacher. When parents told me I should carry a gun, I felt sick."

I’d do anything to protect my students. Diving in front of bullets shouldn’t be necessary.

The parents are afraid of what the students will say. That is where it all breaks down. Teacher Humour, Teacher Hacks, School Quotes, School Humor, Classroom Humor, Teaching Memes, Teacher Boards, Funny True Quotes, Education Humor
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I cut standardized test prep out of my lessons and focused on relationships. Student growth was the highest of my career. - Notes from the ChalkboardNotes from the Chalkboard Education World, Education For All, Towson University, Stock Market Quotes, My Career, Creativity And Innovation, Marketing Quotes, Financial News, Test Prep
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Analysis | Teacher: Why it’s a big mistake to run a school like a business (like Trump wants to do)

The consequences are severe.

Is Back-to-School More Expensive This Year? Yes, and Here’s Why Peoples Actions, Education World, Going Back To School, Yes, School Supplies, School Stuff, Classroom Supplies, School Essentials

Is Back-to-School More Expensive This Year? Yes, and Here’s Why | OurFuture.org by People's Action

Parents getting their children ready to go back to school may be dismayed at the long and pricey school supply lists they're getting from their local schools. There's a reason for that.

A parent writes a satirical letter to teachers and administrators telling them how to do their jobs better. Letter To Teacher, Education World, What I Need, Satire, Parents, Wellness, Inspirational, Lettering, Writing

Teachers, here's what my kid needs from you since I'm so busy

A parent writes a satirical letter to teachers and administrators telling them how to do their jobs better.

Is it possible to have too much of a good thing? When it comes to data protection, absolutely. Sometimes you can get so caught up in preserving your data that it sucks up your time, not to mention your server space.

Teachers Don’t Want All Of This Useless Data

I always thought the purpose behind student data was to help the teacher teach. But it has become an end to itself.

  Teacher Evaluation, Education World, Teacher Association, Teaching Profession, Teacher Memes, Social Justice, Agriculture, The Incredibles
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Trump’s rather weird meeting with the 2017 Teachers of the Year - The Washington Post Education World, The Washington Post, Weird, Teacher, Politics, America, Culture, Professor
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Analysis | Trump’s rather weird meeting with the 2017 Teachers of the Year

How the event departed from the past.

For parents of struggling students, a voucher for private school may seem like a golden ticket. But some may not realize what they are giving up. Education World, School Choice, National Security Advisor, Private School, Golden Ticket, New York Times, Counseling, Politics, Student
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Special Ed School Vouchers May Come With Hidden Costs (Published 2017)

Special Ed School Vouchers May Come With Hidden Costs - The New York Times

What are the most stressful factors of being a public school teacher in the U. originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, e. Education World, Education Degree, School Loans, Student Loans, Behaviour Management, Behavior, Protection Juridique, Aide Ménagère, Formation Continue
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Five Reasons Why Teaching Is the Hardest Job

What are the most stressful factors of being a public school teacher in the U.S.? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, e...

School Choice: Philanthropy or Predatory Capitalism by Cheryl Binkley Education World, School Choice, Teacher Association, Teaching Profession, Teacher Memes, Social Justice, Sports And Politics, Public, Student
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Twitter. It's what's happening.

From breaking news and entertainment to sports and politics, get the full story with all the live commentary.

Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-N.), above, says Betsy DeVos has a history of supporting policy that would leave “students at the mercy of for-profit education.

House Democrats, Teachers Unions Rally Against Betsy DeVos Nomination - Higher Education

Casting her as the “antithesis” to public education, House Democrats — joined by the leaders of the nation’s two largest teacher unions — on Tuesday called for the Senate to block the nomination of Betsy DeVos as President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. secretary of education.

Charter Schools take school taxpayer money but don't take all kids. should be 4 ALL.

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