Remainders: A teacher's silver lining to being in the ATR

  • An unassigned teacher set to cycle through schools this year previews his journey. (Chaz’s School Daze)
  • The UFT’s political committee released its first television ad for Bill Thompson. (Politicker)
  • NYC Kids PAC, a political group of parents, reluctantly endorsed Bill de Blasio. (NYC PS Parents)
  • A teacher redefines the meaning of a new Common Core buzzword for close-reading. (Indent)
  • A hopeful look at how Common Core science standards can transform science class. (Smart Blogs)
  • Tax-deductible donations from wealthy parents to their wealthy schools hurts public education. (Times)
  • Business concerns reportedly pushed two stories from Washington Post mag’s education issue.(Poynter)