In other developments, LA Times recently published a controversial article tying teacher performance … Read more about In other developments…
See below for media articles related to education and union issues that are relevant to the BTU community. For stories featuring the voices of BTU leaders and members, see our BTU In the News section.
Great article in the New York Times about those educational entrepreneurs chasing RTTT funds... … Read more about Education in the News
"When results from the 2010 tests, which state officials said presented a more accurate portrayal of … Read more about Triumph Fades on Racial Gap in City Schools
A timely piece by well regarded educational researcher, Edward Moscovitch, appears this month in … Read more about Education in the News
"President Obama and Secretary Duncan need to stop and think. They are heading in the wrong … Read more about Obama’s Race to the Top Will Not Improve Education
"There were large drops in passing rates across New York, reflecting new requirements intended to … Read more about When 81% Passing Suddenly Becomes 18%
Moscovitch decries those Ed Reform initiatives that blame teachers instead of helping them. This is … Read more about Teachers are not to blame. Tools that help teachers, not firings, are the key to education success