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Internet Matters | Antibullying Song Competition for Schools

Internet Matters | Antibullying Song Competition for Schools | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
Antibullying Song Competition for Schools
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Professional development takes off on Twitter

Twitter has become the new education conference—and it’s in session all day, every day of the year, some educators now say. Principals, teachers, tech experts and other educators have created dozen
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Messages From the Tenure War - "Teachers Aren't Special"

Messages From the Tenure War - "Teachers Aren't Special" | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
When Campbell Brown goes on air to discuss the lawsuits against teacher tenure protections, she knows how to comport herself. First, it is very important to profess her respect for teachers and th...
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The Disruption of Education

The Disruption of Education | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
In the coming years, we will see how technological innovations will change our education and educational models from top to bottom.
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Bringing great principals to scale

Bringing great principals to scale | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
For the past three years, the Alliance to Reform Education Leadership (AREL) has worked to improve and support innovative principal preparation programs, and during that time we have seen exciting advancements in principal preparation.
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The argument is over: Pre-K works and should be universal in Texas

The argument is over: Pre-K works and should be universal in Texas | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
While it may not be flashy to focus on preschool access, teacher preparation and overall quality, studies show how much this makes a difference.
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Seven Principles of Sound Public Policy Tickets, Chicago - Eventbrite

Seven Principles of Sound Public Policy Tickets, Chicago - Eventbrite | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
sevenprinciples-es2.eventbrite.com Illinois Policy Institute presents Seven Principles of Sound Public Policy -- Thursday, October 17, 2013 -- Chicago, IL posted by friends:  (1) @feeonline: Reminder: FEE...
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IRS Complaint Filed Against Jeb Bush's Ed Reform Foundation | Mother Jones

IRS Complaint Filed Against Jeb Bush's Ed Reform Foundation | Mother Jones | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
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A public-interest group suggests that Bush's nonprofit made illegal payments to state education officials.
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Eduwonk » Blog Archive » IMPACT From Teacher Eval?

Eduwonk  » Blog Archive   » IMPACT From Teacher Eval? | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it

New study of DC’s teacher evaluation program – #IMPACT – out today (pdf). Getting a ride in The Times this morning. The researchers found positive effects associated with the evaluation system in D.C. #teachervalue eduwonk.com 

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Public Policy Update | National Association for the Education of Young Children | NAEYC

Public Policy Update | National Association for the Education of Young Children | NAEYC | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
The Federal Government is Open – So is a Window of Opportunity http://t.co/3XWcd8657O #ece #earlyed
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Too Much Evidence to Ignore | NewAmerica.org

Too Much Evidence to Ignore | NewAmerica.org | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
Recording of Too Much Evidence to Ignore- fantastic research summary about value of QUALITY pre-K http://t.co/QdRJmyjKIA #earlyed
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As Few as Three Test Responses Separate A from F Schools in Okla., Study Says

Oklahoma's A-F school accountability system places too much weight on test questions and hides low performance by needy students, an October study reported.
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NYC’s Mayoral Race: A Referendum on Early Ed and the Evidence

NYC’s Mayoral Race: A Referendum on Early Ed and the Evidence | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
Ever since President Obama uttered the words “universal preschool,” the wolves have been on the prowl. The Wall Street Journal has been among the fiercest (NYC's mayoral race is the perfect storm for #earlyed.
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Dear George Will, Here Are A Few Words On My #SurvivorPrivilege

Dear George Will, Here Are A Few Words On My #SurvivorPrivilege | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
I'm not surprised when crap is written that perpetuates rape culture. That doesn't make it less important to call out and it certainly doesn't make the discussions that crop up around the idiocy less valid.
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This is the insane shit colleges make sexual assault survivors put up with

This is the insane shit colleges make sexual assault survivors put up with | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
A Senate report finds campus responses to sexual assault are a "disturbing failure."
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40 Percent of Colleges Haven't Investigated a Single Sexual Assault Case in 5 Years #highered
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Derrell Bradford on Teacher Tenure v. Due Process - YouTube

Derrell Bradford, Executive Director of NYCAN and PEJ Board Member, joins MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry to discuss teacher tenure reform in New York State. He...
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Five U.S. innovations that helped Finland’s schools improve but that American reformers now ignore

Five U.S. innovations that helped Finland’s schools improve but that American reformers now ignore | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
Finnish educator and scholar Pasi Sahlberg explains in an important post. (RT @mcleod: Five U.S.
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"United States exhibits only modest innovation in its education system but, at the same time, it is the world leader in producing research, practical models and innovation to other countries." #implementation
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New Orleans to be home to nation’s first all-charter school district | Al Jazeera America

New Orleans to be home to nation’s first all-charter school district | Al Jazeera America | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
In September the Recovery School District will close its remaining noncharter schools, and other cities are watching (RT @Moms4EdChoice: #School Choice in New Orleans keeps picking up steam!
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The Shame of Our Nation

The Shame of Our Nation | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
Someday we will say, as we should be saying now, that we cannot tolerate the loss of so many young lives. We cannot continue to blame teachers, principals, and schools for our society's collective abandonment of so many children.
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Rethinking High School : Education Next

Rethinking High School : Education Next | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
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- Chester E. Finn, Jr.


As waves of reforms and would-be reforms have washed over American public education these past three decades, high schools have mostly stayed dry.
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New York Parents, Politicians Call For State Education Commissioner John King To Resign

New York Parents, Politicians Call For State Education Commissioner John King To Resign | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
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In New York, the debate surrounding the Common Core State Standards is still raging.
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Howard Gardner: ‘Multiple intelligences’ are not ‘learning styles’

Howard Gardner: ‘Multiple intelligences’ are not ‘learning styles’ | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
washingtonpost.com - Valerie Strauss The fields of psychology and education were revolutionized 30 years ago when the now world-renowned psychologist Howard Gardner published his 1983 book Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple...
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How Does A School District Affect The Value Of Your Home? - Toronto Real Estate Property Sales & Investments | Toronto Realty Blog by David Fleming

How Does A School District Affect The Value Of Your Home? - Toronto Real Estate Property Sales & Investments | Toronto Realty Blog by David Fleming | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
Have you ever bought a #Home based on the #SchoolDistrict? An interesting article on how a school district affects... http://t.co/5Af7qThAzU
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SafeLibraries: Massive Censorship as Common Core Kills the Mockingbird; Expect Silence from the American Library Association

SafeLibraries: Massive Censorship as Common Core Kills the Mockingbird; Expect Silence from the American Library Association | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
RT @stop_commoncore: Massive censorship as Common Core excludes novels, adds porn: http://t.co/AYGmNME5WQ #stopcommoncore #edreform
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Study: Program in D.C. removed bad teachers

Study: Program in D.C. removed bad teachers | N-A---The Greater EDU Community | Scoop.it
A controversial teacher-evaluation system put in place by former District of Columbia Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee has done what it was supposed to do, according to new findings.
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