A dozen debate tweets about education
The Debate’s Education Blather
Reform: James Roebuck’s Common Sense Reforms for Greater
Accountability Charter School
- Fix the funding formula that hurts ALL kids: we need to address the reality that current law means that funding charter schools siphons funds from community schools. A good funding formula would help both charter schools and traditional community schools,
- Address the financial and quality problems with virtual charter schools,
- Ensure that communities continue to have a say in how all public schools function in their community, and
- Improve fiscal and operational transparency, protecting the rights of students and taxpayers.
Susan Gobreski Executive Director
Online Schools Face Backlash Amid Exploding Popularity, States Question Academic Results
Oct 3 (Reuters) - Virtual public schools, which allow students to take all their classes online, have exploded in popularity across the United States, offering what supporters view as innovative and affordable alternatives to the conventional classroom. Now a backlash is building among public officials and educators who question whether the cyber-schools are truly making the grade.
"Education Economy" Continues to
Strike, and the "Testing Vampire" Part 1 of 2 Chicago
Bill Moyers on ALEC
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