February 1999

Teacher, Vol. 10, Issue 05
Student Well-Being THE ACCUSED
For nine months that felt like forever, Michael Gallagher and his family had prayed for this moment. And yet when it came, all they could do was cry.
February 1, 1999
5 min read
School Choice & Charters Would You Buy An Education From This Man?
Jack Clegg has run companies that make everything from trash compactors to auto parts. Now, he's tapping dissatisfaction with public education to build a nationwide chain of for-profit schools.
February 1, 1999
22 min read
School & District Management Good Intentions
Tal Troy was only a few months out of the teacher-certification program at Antioch University Seattle when he reported to one of the city's beleaguered middle schools for a substitute assignment.
February 1, 1999
19 min read
Student Well-Being Unusual Suspects
The upcoming Saturday was Valentine's Day, and Julie Anne Feil was determined to make it a memorable one. On a note pad from her classroom desk, she scribbled a wish list for the evening ahead.
Caroline Hendrie, February 1, 1999
14 min read