A reading passage included this week in one of New York's standardized English tests has become the … Read more about Sandardized Testing in the News: The Tortoise and the Hare Becomes The Hare and the Pineapple
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It seems the school department's two-year old reorganization plan has led to a few problems in the … Read more about SPED Reorganization Created Problem
On the revamping of the teacher assignment process... The new procedure, when it is in place, ought … Read more about On New Staff Assignment Process: The District Doth Protest Too Much
To date we have held 49 negotiating sessions for a total of approximately 250 hours. The … Read more about Superintendent Surrogates, Not Decision Makers, Slowing Progress
On salary they first proposed a salary increase of 1%, 0%, 2%, and 2% for each of schools years … Read more about District Positions Unchanged for 15 Months
Here's some insight into the attacks faced by teachers and their unions recently by Mark Naison, … Read more about Understanding the War on Teachers