Sunrise charter school mass-fires teachers

by: Bob Norman| Local 10 News October 5, 2015 It was about a month into the school year that Joshua Brooks’ five young children, who attend the new Paramount Charter School in Sunrise, told him the news. “I just picked them up one day and all their teachers were gone,” Brooks said, still incredulous. “I’m…

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Time to throw out Bush-era education reforms

by: John Romano|Tampa Bay Times October 2, 2015 For the longest time, it seemed educational reformers could do no wrong. They had the theories, they had the platform and, most importantly, they had the power. So George W. Bush’s Texas Miracle begat the nation’s No Child Left Behind law, which was around the same time…

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