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City Scrubs Failing Teachers' Records If They Leave District

Posted 01.07.2013 | Education

Failing New York City teachers can have their poor ratings scrubbed from the record if they strike a deal with the city to quit or retire, according t...

NYC Teacher Evaluations Put On Blast

Posted 12.12.2012 | Education

About 10,500 New York City fourth- through eighth-grade teachers were to receive their evaluation scores through email Tuesday, but a computer error m...

How Many Continents Are There?

Kurt Wootton | Posted 04.30.2012 | Education
Kurt Wootton

We have about 45 million students taking standardized tests across the United States. With this many tests, how can states possibly evaluate complex and creative answers to interesting questions?