Posted Aug. 13, 2015

Really, Randi? This Is What You Want to Ask the Candidates?

The first major presidential debate for Republican candidates was last week, and though there were plenty of stories coming out of it, few had to…

By Eric Lerum

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Posted Aug. 7, 2015

EduTwitter Goes Off on the GOP Debate

Last night, in addition to Jon Stewart breaking my heart by deserting me forever, 150 or so Republicans gathered on stage in Cleveland to debate,…

By Valentina Payne

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Posted Apr. 10, 2015

The GOP Doesn’t Want to Leave Any Child Behind—Just the Obama Programs That Might Help Them

With this week’s new bill to rewrite No Child Left Behind released by Lamar Alexander’s education committee, GOP lawmakers are surprisingly taking one more step…

By David Whitman

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Posted Jan. 5, 2015

Some Prominent GOPers See Common Core Support Helping Presidential Contenders

As potential Republican presidential contenders jockey for position before hitting the campaign trail, there’s been considerable speculation about whether pro-Common Core GOPers can survive that…

By Michael Vaughn

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Posted Oct. 18, 2021

Times Are Tough. Asking Teachers to Get Tougher Isn’t the Answer.

Wednesday started out like any other; I left my house at 7:00 am to drive to my school campus, where I teach bilingual early childhood…

By Megan Hillegass

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Posted Oct. 18, 2021

Q&A With Alicia Dixon: Mutual Accountability Is a Stepping Stone on the Path to Justice

Alicia Dixon is executive director of the Marcus Foster Education Institute (MFEI). Since 1973, MFEI has been committed to improving educational opportunities and outcomes for…

By Ikhlas Saleem

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Posted Oct. 8, 2021

Your Thanksgiving Clip Art and Crafts Might Be Microaggressions. Here’s How to Do Better.

In March, Dr. Seuss Enterprises decided to cease publication of six of the prolific writer’s works due to his demeaning caricatures of non-white ethnicities. This…

By B. Manker, Ed.D

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