ERIC Number: ED504140
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Education Matters, October 2008
Beckner, Gary, Ed.
Association of American Educators Foundation
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) Fixing D.C.'s Schools: How a 38-Year-Old Rookie Superintendent is Both a Wrecking Ball and an Architect (Jeff Chu); (2) Empowering Teachers with Choice : How a Diversified Education System Benefits Teachers, Students, and America (Vicki E. Murray); and (3) TBONTB: Shakespeare Didn't Blog--Author Says Texting and Testing are Destroying Kids' Writing Style. Additional sections include Signs of the Times; and News from Washington, D.C.
Descriptors: Web Sites, Electronic Publishing, Federal Legislation, Academic Achievement, Superintendents, Collegiality, Telecommunications, Electronic Equipment, Word Processing, Synchronous Communication, Writing Instruction, Written Language, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills, Elections, Political Campaigns, Unions
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of American Educators
Identifiers - Location: District of Columbia
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001