Teacher prep chaos

Education Week says a new National Research Council report shows that the best available data indicates teachers who get certified through alternative programs do just as well as teachers who come from the traditional education school route. However, the report says a lot more, and it is pretty disturbing. The main reason there are no…

Selective report memory?

We’ve written plenty about charter schools, including coverage of recent reports about the superior performance of charter schools in New York City and Boston. But, at least one public school education type isn’t reading us. Check out this new opinion piece in the Herald-Leader from Jefferson County Public Schools’ Robert Rodosky. Rodosky should do wider…