Diane’s Personal Blog

  • julian [at] aqeny [dot] org, 212-328-9268 Maria Bautista, maria [at] aqeny [dot] org, 347-622-9706 *** Media Advisory for July 31st, 4:15pm, Outside Colbert Report Studio Taping 513 West 54th St.*** Parents and Teachers to Protest Campbell Browns Appearance On Colbert Report Growing Outrage Over Browns Refusal to Disclose Wall Street Backers, While Proclaiming to Speak for Parents []‘>Protest Outside Colbert Show – July 31, 2014
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julian Vinocur, julian [at] aqeny [dot] org, 212-328-9268 Maria Bautista, maria [at] aqeny [dot] org, 347-622-9706 *** Media Advisory for July 31st, 4:15pm, Outside Colbert Report Studio Taping 513 West [...]
  • The Guardian: Why Payment by Results Is “Dangerous Idiocy” – July 31, 2014
    The Guardian of London has an excellent article that explains why payment by results always fails. The article is based on a study that the article links to. Two examples of payment by results in the current educ [...]
  • Pasi Sahlberg: How American Innovation Improved Finnish Education – July 31, 2014
    The renowned Finnish educator, Pasi Sahlberg, explains how major American innovations improved education in Finland but are all too often forgotten here, where they originated. He begins with a new report from th [...]
  • Jersey Jazzman: What Does Campbell Brown Want? – July 31, 2014
    Jersey Jazzman writes that we know what Campbell Brown is against: bad teachers. She says teachers should have due process protections. So does Arne Duncan. Unions would agree with them that termination hearings [...]
  • Gary Rubinstein: Race to the Top Was a Wasted Opportunity – July 31, 2014
    Gary Rubinstein, former TFA but now veteran high school math teacher wrote this article in Education Week about the failure of Race to the Top. I wish I didnt have to delete any part of it but Internet or copyrig [...]

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