Debating Student Evaluations of Teachers


Teacher assessments are a hot button issue. We recently wrote about the Chicago teacher strike where one of the main points of contention revolved around teacher evaluations.  Recently on the New York Times’ Room for Debate, they wrote about student evaluations Continue reading

Chicago Strike Highlights Debate Around Teacher Evaluations


You’ve probably heard by now that teachers from the third-largest school district in the U.S. are on strike. Yesterday, Chicago teachers left work to go on strike after negotiations broke down. They are putting their foot down even after receiving Continue reading