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High Stakes Testing and Ethics

Hearing the words “cheating” and “testing” in the same sentence has not become an uncommon occurrence.  The question that one could ask is why?  The city and teachers in the Atlanta Public School System have been used as an example … Continue reading

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Changing a Conflicting Culture

Do you remember your first day as a new teacher?  There was so much to learn!  The information about the norms and expectations were coming from all angles.  But did you ever expect that learning the culture or even changing … Continue reading

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Gender Roles: Incompetence vs. Insecurity

While reading the title of the article, it could ultimately cause varied responses:  responses of agreement, responses of opposition or a plethora of mixed responses.  Women may read and instantly jump up and down simply at seeing the words “incompetent … Continue reading

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