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Why Is the Governor of New York After School Teachers?

Lee Kronert | Posted 03.09.2015 | Education
Lee Kronert

So let me see if I've got this right: We have drug dealers in high places, murderers on our city streets, the FDA protecting the interests of the pharmaceutical companies, racial tension in our communities, yet all the governor wants to fix is the teacher evaluation method?

Saying the Right Thing

Joanne Goldblum | Posted 11.08.2013 | Impact
Joanne Goldblum

When people are coping with a difficult situation, sometimes friends show up and make it worse. So I offer this modest guide of ways you can avoid being one of them.

No Fears on the Track Together

Norma Cook Everist | Posted 12.02.2012 | College
Norma Cook Everist

There are dire predictions. And fear-based headlines: "Is college really worth it?" "The nation's schools are in crisis." We used to be first. We need to be first. We have to be first.

What To Do When Your Child's Teacher Is Wrong

Lisa Belkin | Posted 11.30.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

When to step in between your child and his teacher?

New York Teachers Paid To Do Nothing: 700 Of Them

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Hundreds of New York City public school teachers accused of offenses ranging from insubordination to sexual misconduct are being paid...