Issues

February 2000

Teacher, Vol. 11, Issue 05
Education Opinion Cheat Sheet
New York City takes on cheaters—and they're not kids.
February 1, 2000
1 min read
Education Opinion Schoolhouse Slur
How labeling a child as "bright" can be dangerous.
Kirsten Olson Lanier, February 1, 2000
6 min read
Education Opinion Quiz Show
Two recent surveys provide alarming evidence of widespread student cheating. Adults react to such polls by lamenting the moral decline of today's youth.
Ronald A. Wolk, February 1, 2000
3 min read
Education Opinion Letters
  • Unprofessional
  • Standards folly
  • Unforgiven
  • Prohibition position
    ...and more.
February 1, 2000
5 min read
Education Opinion Mother Tongue
A teacher reflects on the comforts of one's mother tongue.
Domenico Maceri, February 1, 2000
3 min read
Education Opinion Martial Law
Scholar Wendy Kaminer finds a state of martial law in schools.
Wendy Kaminer, February 1, 2000
9 min read