Tag Archives: Race to the Top

Needed: debate on education in era of cutbacks

From the new September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: Essay Needed: debate on education in era of cutbacks by Erica Rae From college level all the way down to pre-school, education is in crisis across the U.S. Teachers are … Continue reading

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New York’s ‘F’ in math

From the January-February 2011 issue of News & Letters: New York’s ‘F’ in math Impelled by “Race to the Top,” New York State has mandated that by 2013, 25% of a teacher’s evaluation be based on a value-added system–which supposedly … Continue reading

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