Submitted by Marion Herbert on Mon, 07/09/2012 - 11:06pm
Faced with a shocking case of teacher misconduct with children for years, Los Angeles schools Superintendent John Deasy delivered another jolt: He removed the school's entire staff - from custodians to the principal - to smash what he called a "culture of silence."
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Thu, 07/05/2012 - 6:35am
The title of the nation’s largest labor union — the National Education Association — seems calculated to blur the fact that it is a teachers union. In this blunt city, however, the teachers union candidly calls itself the Chicago Teachers Union.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 9:05am
Arts, music and middle school sports programs in Clayton schools will be spared next year, but possibly at the expense of 134 teaching jobs under a cost-cutting plan approved by the school board this week.