On Monday, December the 10th, we had Scott Proier join us from WEA to answer our questions about the new evaluation system. His input was appreciated and welll received. He informed us that WEA worked closely with policy makers to ensure that this evaluation system would not overwhelm teachers, and instead would be something that ties in with what … Continue reading

On the minds of our policy makers…

Today, Democratic state Sens. Rodney Tom and Tim Sheldon joined with minority Republicans to announce the takeover of the state Senate governance structure. They are calling themselves the Majority Coalition Caucus. Here is their news release. Their education platform refers to “reforms and enhancements,” but fails to mention funding. Under this scheme, Sen. Steve Litzow — … Continue reading