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DeVos' confirmation broke me. Then it empowered my fight for my students.

I cried in my classroom Tuesday. It’s not the first time I’ve shed tears at school. Many times, I’ve been moved enough by the pain and struggle of a …

5 Strategies For Response To Intervention

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Everything You Need to Know About Betsy DeVos' Education Policies

From the voucher system to guns in schools.<p>Betsy DeVos was confirmed as Secretary of Education Tuesday after a tie-breaking vote from Vice President Mike Pence. She faced staunch opposition from all Senate Democrats, who protested her nomination with an all-night session, and even two Republicans. …

Why Congress Is Right to Undo Obama-Era Education Rules

Last week, the House Committee on Education and the Workforce took an important step toward rescinding some of the most burdensome regulations levied …

Scientists Around the World Are Planning a March for Science on Earth Day

Since 1970, Americans have celebrated nature and honored the environment each year on April 22. Known as Earth Day, this holiday reminds us how remarkable yet fragile our planet is. Though the special day has always held profound symbolic significance among scientists, environmentalists, and the …

DeVos Critics’ Hypocrisy on Public Schools

School choice for me — but not for thee, or your kids<p>Today’s U.S. Senate vote on Betsy DeVos should be a nail-biter. Every Democrat and two stray …

Tell Us How the Public School System Benefited You

From kindergarten to my senior year, I attended public school in Wyoming, the state whose “grizzly bear school” became a flashpoint for Betsy DeVos’s …

Science Teachers on Why Betsy DeVos Is a 'Monstrous Mistake'

Despite widespread resistance, today, Betsy DeVos was confirmed as Education Secretary in a 51-to-50 vote. Though 48 Democrats and two Republican …

12 Mistakes All Teachers Make (And How to Get Past Them)

We’ve all made mistakes in the classroom. A spelling error left for students to catch or losing our patience during a moment of weakness. We’ve all …

Opponents have DeVos backwards: Column

She's no threat to traditional public education, but she could be a disaster for charter schools if she doesn't act fast.<p>In an historic squeaker, Betsy DeVos just won approval as our education secretary. Now, everyone is braced for what they assume is coming next: Traditional school districts get …

Students Learn from Inquiry, Not Interrogation

Jackie Walsh shares resources and strategies teachers can use to partner with students and create new roles and responsibilities in classroom …

The “alt” government agencies on Twitter are telling you everything President Trump won’t.

If our public servants aren’t allowed to recognize the dangers of human-caused climate change, value scientific research, and call Trump on his …

4 Ways Donald Trump Has Totally Hurt Science

Just kidding.<p>Even before the inauguration of President Donald J. Trump on January 20, scientists and citizens had begun wringing their hands in …

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Living in a horror film: How Trump could make a deadly flesh-eating bacteria spread, again

Thanks to climate change, the occurrence of the menacing microbe, <em>Vibrio vulnificus,</em> is expected to rise<p>By nominating fossil fuel-fanatics and climate deniers to his cabinet, signaling U.S. abandonment of the Paris climate accord, cutting NASA climate research and planning to gut the EPA, …

Trump's Team Is a Major Threat to Public Schools

If you want to get an idea of what kind of education policies to expect from a Donald Trump administration, Wall St. has a clue for you.<p>A report from …

How Dare Betsy DeVos Give American Families an Educational Choice

DeVos doesn’t deserve to be criticized for supporting worthwhile, effective school reforms.<p>There are millions of American families who desperately …

Cuomo suggests lifting cap on charter school expansion

In a potential boon for charter schools, Gov. Cuomo has proposed abolishing the cap that limits the sector’s expansion in New York City.<p>Advocates …

Hey Progressives: You Can Fight DeVos, but You Can’t Stop School Choice

These are critiques that come also entirely from those who are embedded within the entrenched public education system and who have a stake in …

The hidden downsides of school 'choice'

Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of education, Betsy DeVos, turned in a hilariously inept performance at her Senate confirmation hearing Tuesday. …

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Trump: Public schools are part of ‘American carnage’

For the record, President Trump mentioned America’s schools in his inaugural address. He did it in the same sentence in which he mentioned mothers and children trapped in poverty, rusted-out factories and gangs and drugs.<p><i>[Trump’s full inaugural address — annotated]</i><p>This is what he said:<p>At the center …

Fort Worth school board to consider resolution opposing A-F system

Add Fort Worth to the list of school districts considering giving a thumbs down to the state’s planned A through F accountability system.<p>On Tuesday, …

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12 Ways Teaching Has Affected My Thinking

<b>All my students will love me – but that doesn’t mean that they will do what I want them to do!</b><br>While some may love you more than others, most students …