Read the entire study (Measures of Effective Teaching (MET) Paper on student-surveyed teacher effectiveness), posted here by the LA Times.
Archives for December 13, 2010
Parents whose kids were forced to attend a rat-infested, poorly ventilated school that made everyone sick were promised a new one by 2011 but so far any rebuilding in the school’s old spot looks to prioritize commercial development first. Sign the petition that would help give parents and their children who attend the temporary school a voice.
Meet the people from all around the country who grade your kid’s standardized tests–an influential score that helps “quantify” the abilities of all kinds of kids.
…just as we know physical abuse by adults creates lasting damage in children, it’s becoming clearer that verbal or emotional abuse by a child’s peers is also enough to create lasting, measurable damage in a child…