Black Education / Schools : "Teach For America is part of an elite bipartisan scam to privatize public education"

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    by Bruce A. Dixon (BAR)


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    "...TFA replaces qualified, experienced mostly black teachers who live in the communities they serve with mostly white temps, graduated from a 5 week course who will move on to Wall Street and other lucrative careers after only a couple seasons in the classroom."

    Read/listen here: http://www.blackagendareport.com/tim-wise-stamps-ghetto-passes-4-tfa-say-it-aint-so
    Why Is Tim Wise Stamping the Anti-Racist Ghetto Passes at Teach For America | Black Agenda Report
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    But when comparing the program's teachers with fully qualified teachers, it's a different story. A 2010 study called Teach For America: A Review of the Evidence found "standard certified teachers consistently outperformed uncertified Teach For America teachers with comparable experience in similar settings."

    Read more: http://www.azcentral.com/arizonarep...a-edelsky16.html?nclick_check=1#ixzz2YvtY1T9Z

    Teach For America: A bad deal for public education

    Teach For America: A bad deal for public education, Edelsky and Porter: How Teach For America falls short.
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