ERIC Number: ED511431
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Education Matters, November 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) Education Stimulus Watch: Buckets of Money May Yield Only Drops of Reform (Andy Smarick); (2) The Biggest Bonus: How High-Performing Charter Schools Do "Merit Pay" (Stafford Palmieri); (3) The Classroom Without Reason: Feelings Over Reason is the Ideal for Some Professors (Douglas Campbell); and (4) Americans Speak Out: Are Educators and Policymakers Listening? (Emmy Partin). Additional section includes Signs of the Times.
Descriptors: Merit Pay, Teaching (Occupation), Charter Schools, Educational Change, Teacher Attitudes, Newsletters, Educational Finance, Financial Support, High Achievement, Public Opinion, Budgets, Emotional Response, Public Schools
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Association of American Educators Foundation