• A City-As-School teacher describes the program that put her in the room with Gloria Steinem. (HuffPo)
  • Surveyed school leaders say they’re accountable for a whole lot more than tests. (More Thoughtful)
  • Facebook and Gates are hosting a hackathon focused on building education apps. (VentureBeat)
  • Michelle Rhee received an apology for nasty comments made about her at a protest. (Diane Ravitch)
  • A blogger reveals that much funding in a local school board race came from out of state. (Answer Sheet)
  • A Bahraini teacher describes what it’s like when education is under attack in her country. (Shanker Blog)
  • Advocates slammed city schools’ use of suspensions in cases of students with disabilities. (Schoolbook)
  • A teacher considers the advanced students and asks how to keep them from “getting off that track.” (JLV)
  • A teacher argues there is just one caucus opposed to Unity in the UFT elections. (NYC Educator)
  • What does Geoffrey Canada drink? “[H]ot water with nothing in it — just hot water.” (NYT Magazine)