Monthly Archives: December 2015

Educators need to be wary of pension “reformers”

  The Teacher Retirement System of Texas is one of the strongest public pension systems in the country and with the continued hard work of educators and prudent policy decisions, it will remain that way. But public pension systems in … Continue reading

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Trying to save the fourth R in the school day

  Remember when the four Rs were an essential part of every school day? Those were the long-ago days before school kids – and their teachers – were saddled with excessive standardized testing and excessive hand-wringing over how kids in … Continue reading

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