Describes the assessment driven state of the author's school district in Illinois.
Fred Klonsky began teaching art to elementary school students in 1984. He teaches in a suburban school district outside of Chicago. Fred is a long-time teacher, union, and political activist. From 2000 to 2010 he was President of the Park Ridge Education Association. Fred blogs daily at preaprez.wordpress.com. He retires from teaching in June of 2012.
“If We Look to Buy the Cheapest Paper, Why Not the Cheapest Teachers?”.
Occasional Paper Series,
Retrieved from http://educate.bankstreet.edu/occasional-paper-series/vol2012/iss27/7