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Mother Tongue, by Amy Tan #ASMSG #IARTG #T4US

Amy Tan’s “Mother Tongue”: The Purpose And Power Of Language From Amy Tan’s “Mother Tongue” (76-81), it is evident that language has an effect on our lives. Language defines the type of person we are generally and it has an … Continue reading

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Tennessee Higher Education Commission report on Fast Track Teacher Certification

State Collaborative on Reforming Education SCORE The SCORE Institute is a chance to think big about the future direction of public education in Tennessee and America. The Institute is a thoughtful series of discussions about where we’ve been and where … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: Michael Gove on Free Schools

Edcamp Santiago 2012: Free schools, in England, opened in September 2011. Michael Gove explains the concept. What does it mean in practice? Michael Gove Secretary of State for Education, says this is only the beginning…

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Nick Clegg: “Britain expects too much from teachers”

He argues in a speech that teachers cannot be responsible for all society’s problems following last month’s riots. Jeevan Vasagar and Allegra Stratton The Guardian, Monday 5 September 2011 http://bit.ly/ruysny The Deputy Prime Minister is to open up a new … Continue reading

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Al Jazeera Reports – “The Stream”: Chileans Demand Change – Giorgio Jackson Interview via Skype

University students prepare for upcoming demonstrations after the Chilean government fails to meet their demands for education reform. Read More: http://stream.aljazeera.com/story/chilean-protest University students prepare for upcoming demonstrations after the Chilean government fails to meet their demands for education reform. Giorgio … Continue reading

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Charters Change Lives: Canyon-Agassi Charter School Facilities Fund

Charter school parents, students, teachers and administrators give compelling testimonials to the transformative power of charter schools. In a related story on Huffington Post, http://huff.to/k93Ngr Former tennis champion Andre Agassi and a real estate investment firm said Thursday they have … Continue reading

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