ERIC Number: ED511430
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Education Matters, March 2010
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) The War on Progress: Why the National Education Association Battles Against Promising Reforms (Larry Sand); (2) Head Start Lags Behind: Long-Overdue Head Start Evaluation Shows No Lasting Benefit for Children (Lindsay Burke); (3) Blockbuster Educational Reforms Coming to Tennessee (J.E. Stone); (4) History Relevant to Them: NC Debates the Role of History in Schools (Will Fitzhugh); and (5) NCLB II: Secretary Duncan's "Turnaround" Plan Is Eerily Reminiscent (Andy Smarick). Additional section includes Signs of the Times.
Descriptors: Teaching (Occupation), Disadvantaged Youth, Newsletters, Reading Instruction, Educational Change, Change Strategies, Early Intervention, Program Evaluation, Program Effectiveness, History Instruction, Federal Legislation, Civil Rights, National Organizations, State Government, Teacher Qualifications
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Association of American Educators Foundation
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina; Tennessee
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001