Tenure in public schools is under attack from critics who argue that the system protects incompetent teachers and
holds back students. But, is it more than that?
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Why Are Teachers in North Carolina Being Asked to Swap Due Process for a Pay Raise?
March 18, 2014 by twalker
The WTA and the Westbury UFSD are Petitioning the State on Behalf of Our Students
To the Honorable Members of the New York State Legislature:
We, the faculty, administrators and staff of the Westbury Union Free School District, in a joint effort, write this petition to the New York Legislature outlining the concerns we have and challenges our students face. These are presently making an impact in the quality of instruction and, soon, in the decisions we will have to make to our academic program.
The presidents of the nation's two largest teachers unions offered a solid shared vision for reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act at a Washington, D.C., meeting with state policy chiefs and in a joint keynote address to a nationwide audience of classroom educators participating in Share My Lesson's third annual virtual conference.
In her latest column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten looks at how Minnesota and Wisconsin have followed very different economic paths since electing new governors in 2010.