The new Every Student Succeeds Act encourages the dumbing down of teacher education. Renowned teacher education researcher Dr. Ken Zeichner joins Jed and Tim to talk about the ramifications and offers advice on how to maintain high standards for teacher education.
Our Activist of the Week—Peggy Robertson—is an award winning educator for her tireless “defense of teaching.” How does Peggy’s school honor her? You have to hear this to believe it.
Is there anything Matt Damon’s Mom doesn’t know? What do you think? Check out her take on the dumbing down of teacher education standards
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Let’s Bust some Pencils..