A study that stemmed from the Gunn high school suicide cluster in Palo Alto.
Should charter schools be allowed to hire and train their own teachers, thereby bypassing credential programs?!?
I have been taking a break from blogging for the past month, but wanted to share this article on the experience of a school board member with charter schools in Nashville, Tennessee:
This opinion piece in the Sacramento Bee was also highlighted in Diane Ravitch’s blog:
Diane Ravitch has posted a statement from a losing candidate’s chief of staff. The article and discussion that follows it are interesting additions to the charter schools debate.
This was apparently the most expensive school board district election in U.S. history.
Thus begins a big new experiment in the privatization of public education. Will it be more successful than Detroit?!?
Is play being banished from the lives of 3 year-olds?