Here at Teacher, we’ve got some great bloggers writing for us. Every Friday, we’ll be directing you to a few of the best entries of the week.
Teacher in a Strange Land: Nancy Flanagan confesses that she believes in merit pay, as she feels that the single-salary schedule was incentivizing the wrong behaviors.
Living in Dialogue: Anthony Cody welcomes a guest post from a teacher who’s seen the shortcomings of the school turnaround movement firsthand.
Place at the Table: Susan Graham doesn’t want to abandon printed books for an e-reader, but she’s preparing to embrace the future of reading.
Special from Education Week...
Rick Hess Straight Up: Rick Hess fears propagandizing education reform will lead to the polarization of popular opinions, making constructive debate that much less possible.
A version of this news article first appeared in the Teaching Now blog.