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Grit by any other name is torture

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Angela Duckworth and her “academic” mentor Martin Seligman helped broaden torture fashions that the CIA makes use of in puts like Iraq. The exact same components of those torture fashions had been taken from Duckworth et al. to determine the horrific “no excuses” insurance policies of company constitution college chains …

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Confusion Persists Regarding NEA Charter Policy

There seems to be some actual confusion amongst what is also well-intentioned other folks about what the NEA solution on constitution faculties in fact says a couple of moratorium.  Here is the one point out of a moratorium within the file: Unless each the fundamental safeguards and procedure detailed above …

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Bad Writer? Blame a Teacher, Says Goldstein

As journo-author of a large number of items in her sequence, “Educational History for Dummies Who Want to Remain That Way,” Dana Goldstein has every other gem of a piece within the New York Times, the place she often brings to mild the company schooling point of view on schooling …

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Ravitch Doubles Down on NAACP Charter Embrace

Last October the NAACP handed a solution calling for a moratorium on the approval of latest constitution colleges.  The solution did not anything for the hundreds of thousands of segregated youngsters already struggling within the penal no excuses charters that no NAACP Board member would ever permit for their personal …

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NEA: "We’re not opposed to charter schools."

Jeff Bryant, who stays a number one enabler of the company unions, NEA and AFT, not too long ago interviewed NEA VP Becky Pringle at NetRoots. JB: Does that imply NEA is anti-charter? BP: We’re not opposed to charter colleges. We have began charter colleges, and now we have participants …

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House Passes Bipartisan READ Act

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On January 24, not up to one month into the brand new legislative consultation, Congress confirmed that the objective of offering high quality training for all kids continues to be a bipartisan factor by means of unanimously passing the Reinforcing Education Accountability in Development (READ) Act in the course of …

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Time to end the racist triumvirate of Tuck, Huppenthal, and Horne

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It’s a story of white fragility and concern, truly.—Imani Gandy These two racist State Superintendents after all were given what they deserved for shuttering ethnic research in Arizona. However, proper right here in California, we’ve got a candidate for State Superintendent that enacted the identical insurance policies in Los Angeles—shuttering …

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