Teaching To The Test

April 19, 2008 | Blog

Thursday’s Christian Science Monitor ran a provocatively titled op-ed–“Good Teachers Teach to the Test.” In it former Los Angeles teacher…

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Education Missing in Latest Presidential Debate

April 18, 2008 | Blog

Tom Shales wrote a spot-on column (“In Pa. Debate, The Clear Loser Is ABC”) in today’s Washington Post slamming moderators…

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Watch Out: TEACH grants are the new debt trap

April 17, 2008 | Blog

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program was established by Congress under the College Cost…

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American Idol Goes to "Africa"

April 13, 2008 | Blog

A recent National Geographic Society-Roper Public Affairs geographic literacy study of American 18-to-24 year-olds found that more than six in…

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The Education of Obama

April 10, 2008 | Blog

Over the past several weeks, three particularly interesting articles have been written about Barack Obama and education policy. The Huffington…

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New Teacher Center – Call for Proposals

April 9, 2008 | Blog

The New Teacher Center is the premier national organization working to develop human capital in schools through high-quality educator induction…

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