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Posted September 10, 2014 in Site Pages

Supporting teachers is the way

All students in California deserve great teaching. The recent Vergara lawsuit suggested that eliminating teachers' due process rights is the best way to achieve this. But if it were that simple, the highest...

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Posted August 29, 2014 in Site Pages

Tom Torlakson will appeal California teacher tenure ruling

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson will appeal the June court ruling that California’s teacher tenure laws are unconstitutional, he decided Friday. “The people who dedicate...

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Posted July 18, 2013 in CCA Advocate

What is the best time of day to teach?

CCA members have their favorites

Dorothy Reina, Riverside College, history:
I love the evening. I like the array of students I get. Traditional, working people...

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Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator


The Hunger Games

Joshua Wong didn’t like reading. That changed when his teacher selected “The Hunger Games” as a reading assignment at Hoover Middle School in San Francisco.


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Posted February 29, 2012 in California Educator


When teaching is a virtual challenge

Andrew Wong had no formal training in online teaching, but that didn’t stop him from teaching online anthropology courses at CSU East Bay and creating his own curriculum from scratch. Wong embraced...

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Posted July 09, 2013 in Site Pages

Experts Debunk New "Study" Slamming Teacher Preparation Programs

LA Times reporter says it's "disappointing" that report applied one-size-fits-all checklist.

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Posted July 31, 2013 in Site Pages

Creating a culture of innovation

This is an article that discusses being comfortable with failure as a learning tool for creating a culture of innovation with technology.

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Posted April 16, 2013 in California Educator


Good Teaching Conference South

CTA’s Good Teaching Conferences are outstanding professional development opportunities. Last month’s Southern conference in Los Angeles had 1,225 educators learning more about Common Core...

Related Tags:Volume 17 Issue 7, Inside Educator, Make A Difference, Educator, Classroom management, Conferences, Curriculum, Professional Development, Teaching, Trainings, Workshops,

Posted September 12, 2013 in California Educator


Common Core math standards

Fewer topics and greater depth are among the goals of the newly adopted Common Core State Math Standards (CCSMS), which California will begin implementing in the 2014-15 school year. The new standards...

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Posted July 10, 2012 in California Educator


Should schools still be teaching cursive?

Should fancy loops and flowing letters of cursive still be taught to students? Is cursive writing an obsolete skill no longer relevant in today’s technological society?

The new Common...

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