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A Fierce Fight for Governor, Where Education May Make the Difference
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker became a conservative hero after he slashed state spending, including for schools, and weakened teacher unions. Now he’s facing a tough election challenge from the state schools chief, Tony Evers. (September 26,2018)
Puerto Rico’s First Charter School
‘Vimenti,’ which means ‘lifelong learning,’ is the first charter school in Puerto Rico. Until now, charter schools were illegal on the island. (October 4, 2018)
The Future of Teacher Effectiveness and PD Under ESSA
ESSA asks for states to define “ineffective teachers” and gives them freedom to determine what that means. Reporter Madeline Will examines key questions around ESSA’s impact on the teacher force.