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A Quality Agenda: How to Build Enduring
Education Reform
TEACH Conference
July 11, 2011


AFT-AASA Partnership:
www.aft.org/newspubs/press/2011/062911.cfm
www.aft.org/pdfs/teachers/AFTAASA062811.pdf

AFT Innovation Fund: www.aft.org/about/innovate/

"Common Core Curriculum: An Idea Whose Time Has Come," American Educator 34, no. 4 (Winter 2010-2011).
www.aft.org/pdfs/americaneducator/winter1011/ae_winter1011.pdf

International Summit on the Teaching Profession, March 16-17, 2011, New York City.
www2.ed.gov/about/inits/ed/internationaled/teaching-summit.html
www.aft.org/newspubs/news/2011/032211intlsummit.cfm

Pasi J. Sahlberg: http://www.pasisahlberg.com/index.php?group=1

National Commission on Teaching and America’s Future, “Policy Brief: The High Cost of Teacher Turnover” (2007).
www.nctaf.org/resources/research_and_reports/nctaf_research_reports/documents/NCTAFCostofTeacherTurnover.pdf

John P. Papay and Matthew A. Kraft, Do Teachers Continue to Improve with Experience? Evidence of Long-Term Career Growth in the Teacher Labor Market (Harvard University Graduate School of Education, October 2010).
www.appam.org/conferences/fall/boston2010/sessions/downloads/4149.1.pdf

Francis L. Huang and Tonya R. Moon, “Is Experience the Best Teacher? A Multilevel Analysis of Teacher Qualifications and Academic Achievement in Low Performing Schools” (paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Diego, Calif., April 13-17, 2009). www.springerlink.com/content/uq2u701588j46364/

Teacher Furloughs

Los Angeles: http://bhcourier.com/article/Local/Local/LA_Teachers_Ratify_Deal_No_Layoffs_Four_Furlough_Days/76347

www.uft.org/news-briefs/la-teachers-trade-12-furlough-days-no-layoffs

Toledo:
www.toledoonthemove.com/news/story.aspx?id=330592

New York and Detroit:
http://query.nytimes.com/search/alternate/query?query=detroit+teacher+furloughs&st=fromcse

26th Congressional District: 
http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/democrat-hochul-wins-ny-special-election/2011/05/24/AFwPGqAH_story.html
http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/kathy-hochul-defeats-jane-corwin-ny-26-special/story?id=13678387

Wisconsin: 
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/08/us/politics/08wisconsin.html?_r=1&scp=1&sq=wisconsin%20recall&st=cse

Ohio, signatures for S.B. 5: http://www.cleveland.com/open/index.ssf/2011/06/parade_of_sb5_opponents_prepar.html

Wisconsin union elections: 
http://www.aft.org/newspubs/news/2011/051811wisconsin.cfm