Archive of 2010 October

Thank you, President Obama

on October 23rd, 2010 in Blog by | No Comments

This week, President Obama issued a thoughtful, compassionate, and powerful video message speaking directly to young people experiencing difficulty because of their sexual orientation, or simply because they are different. As one of our staffmembers put it, “It’s a beautiful thing.” More information: Federal resources on anti-bullying GLSEN’s allies, including link…

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National Teaching Standards

on October 1st, 2010 in Educator Effectiveness by | No Comments

Purchase the Full Article School districts and school boards traditionally have had the authority to evaluate their teachers and principals, but new programs coming out of the U.S. Department of Education, including Race to the Top and proposals for reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, call for states to…

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