School Reform @ BellaOnline Your site for information on changes and initiatives for students, famiilies, teachers and administrators involved in PreK-12 education and tips on what parents can do to ensure that their child is actually being educated. en-us Copyright 2017 All Rights Reserved. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:44:06 EST 240 School Reform @ BellaOnline Education Without Humanity If the public school system is to produce a unified, compassionate citizenry, then a different approach is needed in the earliest grades. Tue, 3 Oct 2017 17:43:43 EST Driving Teachers Away Statistics from the National Commission on Teaching and America’s Future found that “in urban districts, close to 50 percent of newcomers leave the profession during their first five years of teaching.” Teachers are leaving the profession because they are being treated with the same sort of contempt Thu, 28 Sep 2017 17:47:29 EST Misspelling as Warning Signal Something is not right when the same adults who are able to perform basic math functions and recall song lyrics and sports statistics are unable to spell the words they use in day-to-day writing. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:10:20 EST