Tag Archives: School district

Leaders and Teachers ‘Go the Extra Mile’ to Transform Milwaukee’s Hamilton High

In an era when teachers are fired and schools are vilified, here is a wonderful story of how one school changed its image, its vision, and its educational environment to pull an inner-city school out of the doldrums. And it’s … Continue reading

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“Common Core Makes Waves” in Education | Teacher Talk

In a blog site devoted solely to education, I reposted a blog on an attack against the Common Core of State Standards for education. Visit this site for more information: “Common Core Makes Waves” in Education | Teacher Talk. If … Continue reading

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Family-School-Community Partnerships : Priority Schools Campaign

  Take part in the conversation about schools. Schools, after all, are communities within our greater communities, and need full participation of the greater communities to function effectively and efficiently. As a researcher, I can tell you that studies show … Continue reading

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Fixing Education: Teaching to the Test

Teaching to the test.  We’ve all heard the term.  We get a pretty good idea just from that phrase that it involves teachers trying to make certain that their students will learn those skills that will be tested on some … Continue reading

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