US - WA, Job Requirements: A bachelor’s degree. A teaching certification and master’s in education or related subject/field preferred. A minimum of four years of classroom teaching experience.
US - CA - Oakland, Redwood Day School is an East Bay leader in developmentally grounded education that prepares students for high school, for college, and for life. Established in 1963, RDS is an independent, diverse K
A $1 trillion portfolio threatens taxpayers because the Education Department can’t properly analyze its loans and doesn’t let other agencies do so.
US - IL - Elgin, Required Qualifications: - B.S. or higher degree with Elementary K-9 certificate - Ability to embrace technology and new ways of extending learning and creative abilities of students
US - NY - Troy, With over two centuries of experience in education, Emma Willard School and its girls have a deep love for and understanding of history. In support of this, we are seeking a dynamic and deeply commit
Earlier this year, 19 organizations, including the American Civil Liberties Union and the United Negro College Fund, issued a joint statement about what they would like to see in a newly written No Child Left Behind law, an exercise Congress is now attempting to complete. The statement (which you can read here) surprised many parents and educators because of its embrace of faulty thinking about teaching and learning.Read full article >>
Steve Kramer is the superintendent of Madeira City Schools in Ohio. He recently wrote a letter to Ohio Superintendent Richard Ross expressing his concern that new Common Core tests students in his state are taking are “neither relevant nor important to the high quality instruction Madeira City Schools has been proud to provide for over 80 years.”Read full article >>
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US - MA - Boston, Northeastern UniversityAssistant Teaching Professor - Interaction DesignRequisition Number: FTFR000621Division/College: College of Arts, Media and DesignFT/PT: Full TimePosition Summary:The Departmen
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A rewrite could collapse in partisan disarray. But it could also herald a new era of education, keeping some testing but eliminating prescriptive punishments.