Bad teachers need to be fired without making good teachers feel endangered and abused.

Terrific commentary on a good teachers experience with a bad system By¬† guest writer JENNIFER MATHIEU BLESSINGTON I started working for the Houston Independent School District in 2005. Teaching was not my first career, but almost instantly, I knew I had found the job I would do for the rest of my life. The best […]

Standardized Tests

Teachers who blame students for being bored is the equivalent to yelling at the hammer after you strike your own thumb.   Diane Ravitch says: Be careful Canada (and Australia!) I know many Canadian educators who are rightfully sceptical of the debacle that is American Education Reform. We should not be too quick to dismiss […]