- President Obama's choice of Mr. Duncan to head the Department of Education is disappointing, even more so given Mr. Duncan's record in Chicago and his support for the evaluation of teachers using test scores. Why must we suffer with educational leaders who have spent so little time in the classroom and really don't understand what teaching entails.
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
Teachers and leaders in education petitioning President Obama to remove Arne Duncan
Over 400 teachers, leaders in education and American citizens have signed a petition asking President Barack Obama to remove U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. Some of the comments on the petition: