During a year of turmoil, layoffs and wrangling over the hiring and firing of teachers, American appreciation for teachers reached an all-time high --...
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Nevada could soon join Tennessee in becoming the latest in a long line of states to pass laws that drastically alter the teaching profession.
Teachers' unions now face decertification and an end to collective bargaining in Wisconsin and Michigan. In Wisconsin, the governor and legislature pa...
Mayor Bloomberg was roundly booed at the annual Queens St. Patrick's Day parade on Saturday for threatening to lay off of over 4,000 teachers and his attack on their seniority rights.
The idea that there are indisputably horrible teachers, doing harm to children, in our schools right now, protected by their union, is unconscionable.
Are the freshest-hired teachers on this list at their neighborhood schools really the ones you want to see disappear?
If bad teachers are everywhere, then failing schools must be everywhere too. Thus I began my search for affluent, failing schools with the information available on the world wide web.
Democrats in the Senate are considering holding colleagues accountable for halting Republican filibusters by stripping seniority and chairmanships from those who do not vote for cloture. Let us demand it.
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