State news roundup for March 21, 2015

This week we talk about linking test scores to teacher evaluations in WA, the school funding fight in IL, tax dollars for private schools in MT and the fight against the overuse of standardized tests in CT.

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State news roundup for January 17, 2015

This week we talk about MD’s new school funding radio campaign, changes to ELL laws in CT, how you can get involved in advocacy around WA’s new budget and WV’s competitive pay rally on Monday.

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State news roundup for December 6, 2014

This week we talk about special education concerns in MI, a PA board member elected president of a national teacher pension group, charter waivers in MA, and the master’s degree requirement decision in CT being delayed.

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State news roundup for November 29, 2014

This week: Over-testing in CT, “flexible instruction” days in PA, CA State University system students protest “student success fees,” and the HTA President’s return to the classroom after a labor dispute in MA.

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State news roundup for November 15, 2014

This week: MT’s tentative public employee pay plan, MA’s New Teacher conference, possible STEM certification for MI HS grads and the upcoming movie and networking night from CT’s Human and Civil Rights department.

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