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The Myth Of The Superstar Superintendent?

September 4, 2014 - 9:16am

Superintendents make almost no difference when it comes to student success, according to a new report.

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Gentlemen, Preschool Is Calling

September 4, 2014 - 4:41am

New York City is scrambling to make good on its promise to provide preschool for all. That means hiring roughly 1,000 new teachers. But few will likely be men.

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North Carolina District Breaks Ties With Teach For America

September 3, 2014 - 4:19pm

The school board in Durham, N.C., voted 6-1 to end its relationship with Teach For America, after the current crop of teachers finish out their stints. Board members cited the lack of experience and the limited commitment of these young teachers in the district's "high-needs" schools. Education reporter Reema Khrais of WUNC explains the situation.

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North Carolina District Breaks Ties With Teach For America

September 3, 2014 - 4:19pm

The school board in Durham, N.C., voted 6-1 to end its relationship with Teach For America, after the current crop of teachers finish out their stints. Board members cited the lack of experience and the limited commitment of these young teachers in the district's "high-needs" schools. Education reporter Reema Khrais of WUNC explains the situation.

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