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Math Curriculum Weaker for Low Income Students

posted by Melissa | September 30, 2015, 03:07 pm


Eliminating the achievement gap is a top education priority. While the existence of an achievement gap between poor students and their more wealthy peers has been shown to exist, what’s not always clear is the reason behind the persistence of that gap. Undoubtedly, poverty itself plays a roll, but there are also other factors that serve to widen and deepen this gap for students across America.


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Support Vergara v. California

posted by Alix | September 28, 2015, 02:08 pm

In a ruling last year that rocked the world of education, a California Superior Court decided in favor of nine public school students who challenged the state's quality-blind teacher tenure, dismissal and layoff laws. The Court found that by trapping students in classrooms with ineffective teachers, while pushing many effective teachers out of the classroom, the laws violated students' constitutional right to equal educational opportunity and in particular, disproportionately harmed low-income students and students of color. Continue Reading...
Reform Matters: September 23rd, 2015

posted by Alana | September 23, 2015, 12:00 am

 A Publication of the Association of American Educators
Volume 4, Issue 4: September 23, 2015

AAE Speaks Out in Support of Washington State Charter Schools

"AAE/NWPE, Washington's non-union professional association, has been both a vocal supporter of public charter schools and teacher choice for years because they provide an opportunity for educators to teach free from stifling union contracts and bureaucracy." Click here to read more.

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