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Sweet reforms, Alabama

    Next Monday, an Alabama school board will decide the fate of Drew Faircloth and Alicia Brown, two elementary teachers who allegedly ridiculed a 10-year-old student who suffers from cerebral palsy.          Melisha Salinas claims the two teachers not … Read More »

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Students assigned to dig for dirt on GOP

     A recent civics assignment has stirred up quite a controversy throughout the state of Virginia. The Daily Caller reports that Liberty Middle School teacher Michael Denman “recently forced his (Civics Honor’s) students to support President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign … Read More »

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New law means teachers will have to demonstrate skills before gaining tenure

New Hampshire is alone among New England states in demanding quality instruction        Congratulations to New Hampshire state officials, who had the courage to ignore union pressure and increase the number of years it takes for teachers to gain … Read More »

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