Archive for April, 2012

Literature is losing the battle against testing

Literature for only the few has dire consequences for all Posted on April 23, 2012 by Stacie Vos In her opinion piece in this past week’s The New York Times Sunday Review, teacher Claire Needell Hollander describes her reasoning for setting up a reading enrichment course …

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Tutoring Match Attends Teen Forum at City Hall

By Stacie Vos Last week I attended a moving event, one filled with families who wanted to see change in Bridgeport schools. The superintendent of schools, Paul Vallas, spoke about many changes to come. He promised to not only convey …

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Tutor Sandra Clifton Reviews Bully

Attending the complimentary viewing of BULLY at the Angelika last weekend was an amazing experience, as the director visited with us after the film.  He is pictured here with two of the young people featured in the movie, which is …

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An Educator Anticipates Bully’s Effects

This is a guest post from one of TM’s new tutors, an experienced educator and director of Clifton Corner in New York City.    This weekend, I will view the movie Bully with my friend, a former TA when we worked together …

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