Teach For America Exposed in Seattle

March 21, 2012 From Larry Miller’s blog A letter to the Seattle School Board from Dr. Barbara Torre Veltri regarding Teach for America, Inc. Posted on March 20, 2012 by seattleducation2011 March  16,  2012 Seattle  Board  of  Directors Seattle,  Washington  98124-­1165 Dear  Mr.  DeBell,  Ms.  Smith-­Blum,  Ms.  Patu,  and  Executive  Committee Members, Thank  you  for  your  interest […]

Northern Arizona University to tag its students

Northern Arizona University are set to start using RFID tags to monitor the attendance of its students. Students are protesting the use of RFID tags, which are embedded in their student IDs. A university spokesman told Government Technology magazine that the intent is to encourage professors to incorporate attendance into grading systems. More frequent attendance […]