ERIC Number: ED502335
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Education Matters, September 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) Are They Ready? National Study Reveals Civics Deficit in U.S. Schools; (2) Making the Cut: Many School Districts Spend More Time on Reading and Math while Cutting Time in Other Areas; (3) Rewarding Teachers with Higher Compensation: New Report Outlines Plan for Performance Pay; and (4) Robbing the Cradle: Is Pre-K Schooling an Irresistible Force? (David Kirkpatrick). Additional sections include Signs of the Times and News from Washington, D.C.
Descriptors: Civics, Merit Pay, Teacher Salaries, Preschool Education, Academic Achievement, National Competency Tests, Grade 4, Grade 8, Grade 12, School Districts, Time on Task, Educational Change, High Stakes Tests, Technology Uses in Education, History Instruction, Teacher Retirement, Court Litigation, Unions, Scholarships, Intellectual Property, Federal Legislation, Parent Participation, Educational Research
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Grade 12; Grade 4; Grade 8; Preschool Education
Authoring Institution: Association of American Educators
Identifiers - Location: Michigan; Texas
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001