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Coal Industry Infiltrating Education with Propaganda

Below is a reaction to our presentation at Scott High School on March 26. KK Matthews is the brave teacher who invited us. You can send him some encouraging words at kerry.k.matthews@gmail.com Maria Gunnoe is the OVEC organizer who lives … Continue reading

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Teacher Evaluations are Upside Down

My Charleston Gazette op-ed is included in my hope to soon publish  The Soviet Union and Lincoln County USA: In the evaluation of any product, the user says how good it is. The customer evaluates the product and decides whether to … Continue reading

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Andy McClure’s Phys Ed Class

A rough draft excerpt from my work in progress The Soviet Union and Lincoln County USA. Jeff decided in the ninth grade to drop out of all organized sports at Duval. I hated to see him quit. I told him … Continue reading

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My First Run-in With the Lincoln County Board of Education

Excerpt from work in progress, The Soviet Union and Lincoln County USA I was hired in January and fired in April. Well, not fired on the spot. A letter came telling me I would not be rehired for the next year. … Continue reading

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Teacher Evaluation

Charleston Gazette Op-ed March 2, 2012 My memories of an upside down evaluation system were stirred by reading in the Gazette of Governor Earl Tomblin’s proposed legislation on the evaluation of teachers and principals In the evaluation of any product, … Continue reading

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