Daily Archives: April 10, 2018

While Teachers’ Walkouts Highlight Inadequate Funding of Schools, Inequity Remains Unaddressed

Originally posted on janresseger:
This blog has recently been tracking the walkouts of teachers in states where legislators have been chronically underfunding public education, states where teachers’ pay ranks among the lowest in the nation.  (See here, here, here, here and here.) These are…

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NAEP Results: Scores Mostly Flat, Gaps Widen

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
? Education Week reports that NAEP results are flat, with few exceptions. The billions squandered on annual testing and Common Core Gabe produced meager change, especially for those already at the bottom. Achievement…

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Billionaire Secretary DeVos Rips Poorly Paid Oklahoma Teachers for Failure to “Serve the Kids”

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Billionaire Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, who never worked a day in her life for pay until she was named Secretary of Education by Trump and who never had to worry about paying…

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Billionaire Secretary DeVos Rips Poorly Paid Oklahoma Teachers for Failure to “Serve the Kids”

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Billionaire Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, who never worked a day in her life for pay until she was named Secretary of Education by Trump and who never had to worry about paying…

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