ERIC Number: ED511426
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Education Matters, December 2009
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) Notes from the Front Lines: Study Reveals Educators' Views on the Nation's High School Dropout Crisis; (2) Declaring Independence: AAE Affiliate Helps St. John Teachers Discard Washington Education Association and National Education Association for Local-Only Bargaining Option; (3) Twitter: Lessons in 140 Characters or Less (Kathleen Kennedy Manzo); and (4) The Fictional Horace Mann High School: An Observation on Priorities (Will Fitzhugh). Additional sections include Signs of the Times; and News from around the Nation and the World.
Descriptors: High Schools, Teaching (Occupation), Dropouts, Newsletters, Teacher Attitudes, Dropout Rate, High School Students, Teacher Associations, Computer Mediated Communication, Telecommunications, At Risk Students, Academic Persistence, Governance, Foreign Countries, Charter Schools, Faculty Development, Teacher Education Programs, Athletes
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Association of American Educators Foundation
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