Jake---in comment that he left on my recent post about recommendations made by the National TOY team on revisions to NCLB---noted that the original list wasn't terribly specific. He reminded me that I hadn't started my strand sharing the rationale provided by the National TOYs for each of their ten recommendations! I figured today would be a great day to start….so here's the rationale written by the TOY team for recommendation 1:
June 7, 20072 comments
A few weeks back, I had the opportunity to speak—at the invitation of the Center for Teaching Quality and the National Education Association—to an audience of educational policymakers in DC on Capitol Hill. The topic of the briefing was the challenges of recruiting and retaining teachers in high needs schools.