Pomfret School in Connecticut says an independent investigation has found several teachers engaged in improper conduct with students between the 1970s and 2000s
That's really thoughtful of you... but you're still failing the class!
By David Lichtenstein It was nine-year-old Tobin's first day at a new public school, and like most kids he was nervous. He didn't know the other students or his teacher, and he already had quite a history of behavioral problems at other schools. Show More Summary
Rachel: Could I get some clarification on general education teachers responsibility in regards to accommodating and modifying assignments and tests? There is a belief that it is all the special Continue Reading ?
Monday night’s presidential debate looked and sounded like a tiff between a petulant, sociopathic toddler and the world’s most patient, cool-headed teacher. Hillary Clinton was unflappable, maintaining a calm, slightly condescending smile while Donald Trump dribbled out bits of wordstuff. Show More Summary
Note from Beth: As a trainer and someone who teachers other trainers, I’ve been obsessed with improving my facilitation skills and written a lot about it on this blog. I’m always up for a conversation with other facilitators about shop talk and getting tips for improving my practice. … Read More
Education is about creating opportunity for all our children, not about leaving many behind... I hope that the Legislature, the teachers, and the parents can come together to find ways to make sure all kids in Massachusetts get a first-rate education without pitting groups against each other. Show More Summary
LA-based yoga teacher Desi Bartlett makes the case for putting our modern stamp on an ancient practice through occasional innovation and revision of traditional asana names. The post Asana 2.0: Why Yoga Sometimes Needs an Update appeared first on Yoga Journal.
Elizabeth Warren against charter school increase | Boston Herald http://ow.ly/E5fo304BBcV MA Senator announces opposition to charter expansion ballot questions pllqt.it/QXauG7 What's next in the wake of Chicago Teachers Union strikeShow More Summary
The Latest on Indiana's gubernatorial debate (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Gregg is blaming Indiana's teacher shortage on the demeaning of educators under Republican-backed school initiatives, … Click to Continue »
This HaBO request is from Jeni and she’s after a book from the early 90s: I read this book probably in the early 90s. It was a mass market format with flowers and a yellow-y background (I think). I remember mostly the mystery elements, but I believe there was a romance between former high school sweethearts. Show More Summary
A former teacher from one of New York City's most prestigious private grade schools has filed suit against the school, claiming he was abruptly fired in June 2016 as a result of "systemic" homophobia at the administrative level.
Like many teachers around the world, Hanan Al Hroub deals with many challenges in her job. Huge class sizes mean teachers can’t spend as much time individually with each child, salaries are low and much of the education budget goes on...Show More Summary
The International Criminal Court has sentenced a Malian jihadi responsible for destroying shrines in Timbuktu to nine years in prison, bringing a historic trial at The Hague to a close. Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi, a former teacher and alleged...Show More Summary
A 59-year-old man from Upper Austria has received a 15-month conditional prison sentence and been ordered to undergo therapy after he phoned hundreds of young female teachers across Austria and sexually harassed and threatened them.
Although this book is aimed squarely at teachers in Further Education, I hink it would be a useful resource for school teachers too, and even university lecturers.
We've been here before : The Chicago Teachers Union said Monday that 95 percent of members who participated in a poll last week have agreed to authorize a strike this fall.Some 90.6 percent of eligible teachers, clinicians and aides signed their names on petitions circulated last week at schools and CTU headquarters, according to the CTU. Show More Summary
The two-year investigation into the disappearance of the 43 students from the Ayotzinapa teacher college in Guerrero has been ponderously slow and plagued with accusations of irregularities. Now, those who have been detained FULL STORY The post Truth over Ayotzinapa remains a mystery appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Every morning, Chloe Manlay wakes up at 6 a.m. In her role as retreat coordinator at Yemaya, a luxury lodge on a sliver of tropical paradise off the coast of Nicaragua, she looks after the guests who journey there to enjoy week-long yoga retreats. Show More Summary