Tag: ChoiceMedia.TV

Last week federal officials said the U.S. Department of Education would extend No Child Left Behind waivers to states that do not reform their teacher evaluation process, an abrupt reversal of previous federal policy.  Foundation Vice President Benita Dodd discussed teacher evaluations and other education issues during a ChoiceMedia.TV webcast on Tuesday.… View Article
Documentary filmmaker Bob Bowdon – whose celebrated movie “The Cartel” probed deep into failures at New Jersey inner city schools – released a new internet video today about the Atlanta Public Schools test cheating scandal.  His video report can be viewed on ChoiceMedia.TV which debuted just one week ago.  The new site is aggregating education stories from all over. Bowdon’s report begins with WSB-TV’s Monica Pearson:  “Late this afternoon a statement on behalf of Superintendent Beverly Hall insisted she was not aware of widespread cheating.”  An off-camera voice says, “Answers changed to right ones by teachers after students had turned in their tests.”  NBC News anchor Brian Williams says, “There is disturbing news out of Atlanta, Georgia tonight about a… View Article

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