ERIC Number: ED511432
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Reference Count: N/A
Education Matters, May-June 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) 21st Century Retro: For All the Emphasis on Twenty-First-Century Skills, Students Still Need the Good Ol'- Fashioned Skills First (Will Fitzhugh); (2) New Direction: Resisting the Hype about School Turnarounds (Frederick M. Hess and Thomas Gift); and (3) Taking New Courses: States Use Increased Flexibility under NCLB Law to Refine Assistance to Low-Performing Schools. Additional section includes Signs of the Times.
Descriptors: Teaching (Occupation), Newsletters, Reading Skills, Writing Skills, Basic Skills, Skill Development, Educational Change, Federal Legislation, Educational Legislation, Low Achievement, State Government, Reading Instruction, Teacher Attitudes, Urban Schools, Change Strategies, Administrator Role, Principals, Instructional Leadership, Educational Improvement
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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: California; Maryland; Michigan
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001