July 1, 2016
by Sarah Darer Littman | July 1, 2016 10:00am
Connecticut’s political parties might be increasingly polarized, but there’s one issue upon which they finally reached unanimous agreement: UConn President Susan Herbst has had a “let them eat cake” moment and her Board of Trustees is utterly tone deaf.
June 29, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 29, 2016 5:30am
June 23, 2016
by Cara Rosner | June 23, 2016 2:00pm
June 21, 2016
by Joseph Ricciotti | June 21, 2016 4:58pm
It would appear more than likely that Hillary Clinton will be elected as the next president of the United States come next fall.
She can be thankful in no small part to the major role that the teacher organizations in the nation such as the National Educational Association (NEA) and the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) played in their early endorsement of her presidency. Public school teachers and parents are fighting the battle of their lives in attempting to hold off the forces of privatization along with the onslaught of charter schools in the nation.
May 27, 2016
by Barth Keck | May 27, 2016 10:00am
by Terry Cowgill | May 27, 2016 5:30am
Do you think you deserve a raise but your boss doesn’t or says s/he can’t afford it? Who doesn’t? The best way to get a raise would be to convince your boss of your worthiness. If all else fails, there is the government.
May 26, 2016
by Jack Kramer | May 26, 2016 1:03pm
May 20, 2016
by Barth Keck | May 20, 2016 10:00am
Teaching is a career that offers intrinsic rewards not often found in other professions. Helping kids learn and watching them succeed is an immensely gratifying experience. So why are some teachers steering people away from the career?
May 13, 2016
by Sarah Darer Littman | May 13, 2016 1:00pm
In computer programming 101 they teach the term, “Garbage In, Garbage Out,” and it’s commonly known as “GIGO.” In other words, no matter how great the logic in your program, if you input poor data, you’re going to get a bad result.
May 10, 2016
by Jack Kramer | May 10, 2016 1:13pm