teaching

May 28, 2010 - 8:00am
Like tenure reform, discussed in yesterday's post, tying teacher salaries to student outcomes is a controversial education reform strategy that is gaining traction across the country, but has yet to be debated in Milwaukee. Many of the recent...
May 27, 2010 - 9:30am
Milwaukee is often called ground zero for education reform, and for good reason. We have been on the forefront of reforms such as budget decentralization, school-to-work, neighborhood schools, parental choice, charter schools and, the most recent...
April 15, 2010 - 8:00am
Over the past few days, four former MPS superintendents have met in two public forums to share the lessons they have learned about running the state's largest school district. In both forums a recurring theme was Howard Fuller's contention that: "I...
April 12, 2007 - 1:49pm
A new study in Science finds that schoolchildren in the US have only a 1-in-14 chance of experiencing a rich, supportive elementary classroom.Researchers went to 2,500 1st-, 3rd-, and 5th-grade classrooms, tracking cohorts of students as they...