NYC gets $4.7M to improve teacher retention in high-need schools The grants — which amount to $24.2 million across 28 districts and groups of districts — are the last in the STLE bucket of Race to the Top funds, the $700 million that New York won from the Obama administration in 2010 by committing to education ... 02/18/2014 - 4:43 am | View Link
Open Letter to the Three White Students Who Filed a Discrimination Complaint Against Their Black Teacher Let me make something clear right up front: you have no real idea what it's like to be discriminated against on the basis of race ... American education has long been under fire by people who use their brains over the continued teaching that Christopher ... 02/1/2014 - 9:59 pm | View Link
Math teacher, 66, 'photoshopped pictures of himself touching young female students' and admitted watching child porn 'for years' A 66-year-old Florida school teacher has admitted to watching child porn 'for years ... Stevens told [an agent] that he used Photoshop software to manipulate photographs of young naked girls that he downloads from the Internet and then photographs himself ... 10/2/2013 - 3:02 am | View Link
Da Reverend Al on Da Teacher Strike "Dis is about educational justice! Dis is our Arab Spring – only without dem Arabs! We is in a time nationally where our students – black and dem brown students (including dem white brown students) – are under da pressure of dem privatizers who want ... 09/11/2012 - 2:48 pm | View Link
Teacher Mocks 7-Year-Old Student's Hair on Facebook (Newser) – A Chicago teacher is under fire after she posted pictures of a second-grader’s strange hairstyle on Facebook—and then publicly made fun of it. Inspired by a picture in a magazine, a 7-year-old had asked her mom to tie Jolly Rancher candies ... 04/1/2011 - 5:39 am | View Link
Breaking News Two judges confirmed for U.S. District Court in Chicago. The U.S. Senate on Tuesday night voted to confirm Jorge L. Alonso, a Cook County associate judge, and John ... 12/18/2014 - 2:41 am | View Website
Topic Galleries News, Photos and Information about Chicago Tribune ... Jay Cutler may not rank high in any popularity polls these days, but White Sox pitcher Jeff Samardzija said ... 12/17/2014 - 8:00 pm | View Website
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DUBAI (Reuters) - Suicide attackers set off two car bombs in Yemen's Red Sea port city of Hodeida on Thursday, killing themselves and causing a number of other casualties, sources in the Shi'ite Muslim Houthi movement told Reuters.
PESHAWAR/ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (Reuters) - As Pakistanis unite in grief over the killings of 132 schoolchildren by the Pakistani Taliban, several other militant groups have been quick to condemn the carnage too.