In the News: A News Clipping Service – June 1, 2010

In this edition of In the News:
  • Michigan Public Radio Studies Detroit and N.O. Schools
  • Institute on Race and Poverty Report on New Orleans Schools
    New York Times Article
    —  Tulane University’s Cowen Institute Responds to Report
  • Teachers
    —  The Teachers’ Unions’ Last Stand
    —  LA Adopts Value-Added Teacher Evaluation Model
    —  Teachers Facing Weakest Market in Years
    —  Matching Teachers to Environment Improves Student Performance
  • Charter Schools
    —  Charter Schools Gain Edge from Hours, Says Study
    —  Five Hard Truths About Charter Schools
  • New Book Examines Achievement Gap Between the Sexes
  • Local News
    —  Charter School Conversion Leaves Some Parents Anxious, Some Hopeful
    —  Older Students Pose Unique Challenges for Teachers, Families

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