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From the Current Issue:
The Shape of Literacy K-16
NCTE Member Shanna Peeples Honored as 2015 National
Teacher of the Year
Shanna notes, "Teachers don't get thanked enough." She calls teaching the toughest job she'll ever love because, "You can help write the end of the story for every kid." CBS This Morning, April 27, 2015
The AAUP (American Association of University Professors) Committee A report on the Steven Salaita case at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign may lead to censure. Inside Higher Ed, April 28, 2015
The Campus Crusade to "Safely" Squelch Speech
The New York Post, April 27, 2015
NCTE Position Statement on Academic Freedom
How Teachers Want to Evaluate Their Students
NCTE member Kathryn Mitchell Pierce writes. The Answer Sheet blog, The Washington Post, April 23, 2015
Through May: There Is Still Time to Participate in the Assessment Story Project
Assessment That Informs Instruction AND Professional Learning
Literacy in Learning Exchange
Follow this group for a bird's eye view of what participants in this spring's cohort of Using Evidence to Guide Teaching and Learning are saying about assessment.
Sign up today for the summer session of Using Evidence to Guide Teaching and Learning (June 14-August 1).
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