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Elizabeth Green’s Building A Better Teacher

Imagine you’re given several years of pedagogical study (or several weeks of training, as the case may be). Then you are thrown into a dunk tank, a classroom full of students who expect you to teach. Now, imagine you’re expected to make sure those students come away with knowledge and perform well on standardized test […]

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From Corporate America to Brooklyn Junior High Teacher

One Brooklyn teacher may have taken a circuitous route from the private sector to I.S.62, but she has proven herself to be a natural in the classroom.

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Talking Pineapple Question Stumps Students

A question on an eighth-grade state test regarding talking pineapples puzzled students and teacher and led to criticism, The New York Daily News reported.

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