I saw a new Obama ad yesterday that also talks about education and
Well, I guess actually mentioning education is better than nothing, but she had no answers, and even if she did, the kinds of answers politicians provide usually don't do the trick (remember who passed NCLB.)
Once, I might have said that to get good education policy, a politician could talk to any teacher off the street just about.
When we were developing the state standards a teacher who taught in the room next to me worked on the standards for one subject for grade 3. She went to meetings with teachers from all over the state, under the guidance of the DOE,