Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Wed, 03/21/2012 - 9:13am
The vast majority of voters, from the cities to rural towns, give high marks to Connecticut's public schools and teachers, even though Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the General Assembly are currently considering a major overhaul of the system.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 02/28/2012 - 4:33pm
Performance ratings for 217 New York City charter school teachers were made public on Tuesday but city officials cautioned that because of missing information, the reports cannot be used to objectively compare the quality of a public school versus charter school education.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Sun, 02/26/2012 - 9:45am
Several well-heeled Democratic donors have openly split with the state party and legislative leaders over education reform, arguing Washington is falling behind because lawmakers are afraid to buck the teachers union.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Sun, 02/26/2012 - 9:29am
The release of a trove of data evaluating New York City teachers on their ability to boost student test scores represents a potentially powerful new tool for parents to assess their children's public schools.
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Two years ago, New York State’s legislators passed a law requiring districts and teachers unions to replace outdated evaluations that rate nearly all teachers “satisfactory” and fail to provide the feedback and support educators deserve.