Schools picking up autism tab- The surge in autism diagnoses since the year 2000 has come with a massive cost that’s shouldered largely by the public school system, say researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health.
A New York Public School Teacher on the Infuriating State Test That Is Turning Kids Off to Learning
Award-winning educator: 'I’ve decided to stand unflinching when it comes to the real issues facing our children today, I’ve decided to be unafraid to question injustice, unafraid to take risks in the classroom — I am changed. And so has my role as a teacher.'
A Mother Speaks Out: Children For Sale – Guest Post by Alyson Williams
A Mother Speaks Out: Children For Sale – Guest Post by Alyson Williams | COMMON CORE . . . if you consider yourself a concerned parent, you should darn well read this. Agree or not you need to be educated! Heighten you awareness of what is going on in our nations' public schools.
"There’s a Way to Help Inner-City Schools. Obama's New Education Law Isn’t It." - Great interview with UCLA education expert Pedro Noguera on No Child Left Behind's replacement and how to really reach black kids | via Mother Jones