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Why America Demonizes its Teachers -- Part 3: What Teacher Evaluation Is Really About

Frank Breslin | Posted 06.26.2016 | Education
Frank Breslin

By refusing to take into account several factors which impede student learning and over which teachers have no control, this policy is, in essence, a punitive measure, a political weapon, a pre-emptive strike against teachers, intended to demoralize and drive them out of the teaching profession.

5 Facts Autism Families Want President Obama to Know

Hannah Brown | Posted 01.07.2013 | Parents
Hannah Brown

I was one of the millions who voted for you, and as the mother of a teenage boy with autism, I am grateful that you did so much in your first term to help families coping with autism.

Battle of the Blueberries: New Jersey vs. Maine

Anne Maxfield | Posted 09.25.2012 | Home
Anne Maxfield

It got me thinking how much blueberries reflect their terroir. In New Jersey, everything is large and in-your-face. But Maine, like its blueberries, is wild, withdrawn and challenging.

Both Sides Now: Can the Final Three Pass Their 2012 Character 'Stress Tests'?

HuffPost Radio | Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgMatalin and Rosen debate personal flaws of the Final Three. Obama a loner? Romney a phony? Newt a blowhard with "baggage"?

Gov. Chris Christie On Using State Helicopter: 'I Make No Apologies'

Livingston, NJ Patch | Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics

CNN's Piers Morgan and Gov. Chris Christie talked politics and 2012 in their interview at the Livingston High School gym last week, CNN says today in ...

Gov. Chris Christie Arrives In State Police Helicopter To Son's Baseball Game

Patch | Posted 08.01.2011 | Politics

Governor Christie landed in Bergen County in a state police helicopter late Tuesday afternoon to attend his son's baseball game against St. Joseph Reg...

Chris Christie For President In 2012? 'No Way,' He Says

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), an up-and-coming star in the GOP, said Tuesday that he there was "no way" he'd run for President in 2012. Chris...