Why Georgia’s new teacher evaluation system is so flawed

The most important thing to remember about the Georgia State Teachers’ Retirement System is that the system is run by the state.But the system’s flaws have been a constant for years.There’s the time it was caught red-handed falsifying teacher evaluations, a scandal involving teacher training programs, and a scandal with a former teacher that rocked […]

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How to fix the system of accountability in Connecticut school districts

As the state grapples with its school accountability crisis, the Hartford Courant has an in-depth look at how accountability is managed in Connecticut’s four-county school districts.Connecticut has had an underfunded and underperforming school system since it took control of its schools in 2001.Its high-poverty, underfunded schools are still among the most underperforming in the country.As […]

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“The Jackson School is NOT in Mississippi”

In this excerpt from a new video that is being released by the Jackson State University System, a black student explains why he and his friends decided to take on the system as an alternative to the system of white supremacy.“We have to be prepared to take action.We have to go out and make our […]

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