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How Do You Measure Success in School Reform?

posted on January 3, 2013 at 12:00 AM

More than two years after stepping down as chancellor of Washington, D.C's public schools, Michelle Rhee remains one of the most controversial education reformers in the nation. In Washington, Rhee's style helped turn around a struggling district, but her decision to close schools and fire hundreds of teachers and principals also sparked a backlash. Rhee has since taken her reform agenda nationally, yet supporters and critics alike continue... Read More

2012 Election Collection

posted on October 18, 2012 at 9:07 AM

2012 Election Collection
Teachers, do you need material about the elections? Explore our collection of classroom-ready content to help  your students become more civically aware. Check out the variety of content available concerning the election. Whether it is the PBS LearningMedia Election 2012 collection, interactive maps, news stories from PBS NEWSHOUR or rarely seen artifacts of the candidates lives from FRONTLINE, we hope you’ll find something to... Read More

Education, Technology, and Iowa

posted on July 2, 2012 at 12:00 AM

Education, Technology, and Iowa
Recently, IPTV Education attended the Keystone AEA Technology Integration for Classrooms (TIC) Conference at Upper Iowa University in Fayette. It was a great conference, and it was equally amazing to see so many teachers doing such good in their classrooms. Technology, cell phones, and computers are all commonplace in today's world. Go to any office, coffee shop, or even a grocery store, and you will undoubtedly see people who are... Read More

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