The Washington Post had an interesting article today on plans in the District of Columbia to recruit additional Teach for America teachers to high needs schools:
April 29, 20070 comments
In advocating for the reauthorization of the No Child Left Behind legislation at a ceremony honoring the nation's 50 teachers of the year last week, President Bush made a statement that I'm not sure I totally agree with. He said:
"Measurement is not a tool to punish. Measurement is a tool to correct and reward."