Interesting how stale these "innovative" programs sound when they are replicated one after another around the country.
I guess the AFT figures if you can't beat the billionaire'
Stephen Sawchuk at Ed Week:
One is no doubt the unions' responses to the push for teacher effectiveness. Witness their respective Race to the Top resolutions (here and here), as well as the call for a Commission on Effective Teaching by National Education Association President Dennis Van Roekel, and an approved evaluation framework at the AFT.