Archive: Teaching

    2016

  • A Golden Moment – and a teachable moment March 3, 2016 This article was first published on this website Dec. 27, 2008 when the writer was a CMS teacher trying to organize a support group for educators working in ...

    2015

  • Are all the ‘great’ educators just alike? Nov. 27, 2015 Here’s a question you can ponder while you’re sitting quietly digesting the turkey leftovers: Do you remember having a teacher you really connected with and learned so much from? ...
  • What programs sell? Magnet lottery results offer one clue June 20, 2015 When parents vote with their children’s future, what programmatic offerings sell in Charlotte-Mecklenburg? One gauge each year is the magnet lottery. The results of the first lottery this spring ...

        2012

      • Do students have the answer on teacher quality? Jan. 23, 2012 We have a small task for you to perform in the name of school reform. Below this article is a set of statements titled “Student Survey.” Imagine yourself back in ...