ERIC Number: ED502325
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Education Matters, October 2007
Beckner, Gary, Ed.
Association of American Educators
"Education Matters" is the monthly newsletter of the Association of American Educators (AAE), an organization dedicated to advancing the American teaching profession through personal growth, professional development, teacher advocacy and protection. This issue of the newsletter includes: (1) Some Math Programs are Out of Tune (Niki Hayes); (2) Portfolios: A Backward Step in School Accountability (Robert Holland); and (3) Beijing Blackboard: China's Education System is a Wake-Up Call for America (Val Stevens). Additional sections include: Signs of the Times; News from Washington, D.C.; and Book Reviews.
Descriptors: Discovery Learning, Mathematics Instruction, State Standards, Teacher Certification, Mathematics Teachers, Portfolio Assessment, Student Evaluation, Scholarships, Trustees, Fund Raising, Preschool Education, Foreign Countries, Teacher Made Tests, Federal Legislation, Scores, College Entrance Examinations, Court Litigation, School Entrance Age, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Classroom Techniques, Books, Glossaries
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Preschool Education
Authoring Institution: Association of American Educators
Identifiers - Location: China; New Jersey; United Kingdom (Great Britain)