Post Profile

Quotes: States Swing Back Towards Larger Class Sizes

Small classes do provide modest benefits to the students with respect to academic achievement, but the benefits are less strong than being assigned to a particularly effective teacher. -- Harvard's Martin West, quoted in the Wall Street Journal (Schools Learn Expensive Lesson on Class Size)
read more


Related Posts


United States / New York : Overheard in New York

Student in computer science class : Uggh, teacher, my code poofed. Teacher : It... poofed? Student : Yeah, like a ninja. --Bard High School Early College, Queens Alsome | Thumbs up | Thumbs down | Link · Email · Quote this! · Del.ic...

10 Will Schuester Quotes That Make Him the Hottest TV Teacher Ever!

Entertainment : The Stir By CafeMom: Entertainment

Post by Emily AbbateGrowing up, getting a great teacher was like winning the lottery. Instead of students dreading going to class and hating homework, there’s a whole new level of appreciation for the learning process because of thi...

A Tribute To Rose Martin Of Overbrook Elementary School In West Philly: "Quality Education Is The Byproduct Of Clarity Of Purpose And Consciousness About How The Proper Management Of The Human Resource Development Institutions Must Root Out The Foolishnes

Ethnicity & Race / African American : Within The Black Community

View Larger Map After experiencing the pain and destruction of a 5th grade class lead by an incompetent teacher (Ms DeBrough [sp?]) in which bullies who were left back twice were allowed to terrorize their younger class mates as the...

Quotes: Test Score Teacher Evals Don't Stand Up To Scrutiny

Education / Education Industry News : This Week In Education

Using test scores to evaluate teachers seems like a great idea on the face of it, but it does not stand up to scrutiny... relatively few teachers will have any test data at all and that there aren’t enough students in most classes t...

Quotes: Don't Blame Students' Poverty For Academic Achievement

Education / Education Industry News : This Week In Education

There is no way you can blame socioeconomic status for the performance of the United States... When you look at all dimensions of social background, the United States does not suffer a particular disadvantage. -- OECD's Andreas Shcl...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC