Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:04pm
Two years ago, New York State’s legislators passed a law requiring districts and teachers unions to replace outdated evaluations that rate nearly all teachers “satisfactory” and fail to provide the feedback and support educators deserve.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Wed, 02/08/2012 - 2:53pm
The decision to replace the entire staff of an elementary school here, where two former teachers stand accused of molesting students, sparked protests from some parents and students and applause from others.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 4:47pm
A two-day closure went into effect at Miramonte Elementary School on Tuesday to enable the Los Angeles Unified School District to replace the entire staff following the arrests of two teachers on allegations of lewd acts and sexual crimes against students.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 4:38pm
A new program called myON® reader from Capstone Digital connects student interests and reading ability with the largest online library of enhanced digital books, and it forecasts reading growth by student, class, grade and district.