Heather Wolpert-Gawron

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The Hunger Games of Education

The Hunger Games of Education

By on April 13, 2011

I sat in the room of saddened and anxious teachers, some of whom had dedicated up to 10 years with my district, waiting to hear about some RIF settlement that our district and union had negotiated on our behalf. As

Tweenteacher Update

Tweenteacher Update

By on January 25, 2011

I owe my readers a mea culpa for the last month or so, and I wanted to let you in on a little of what’s been going on with me both personally and professionally. No worries, however, I’ll be back

Tweenteacher Article is lead item in the Accomplished Teacher SmartBrief

Tweenteacher Article is lead item in the Accomplished Teacher SmartBrief

By on April 2, 2010

So my recent article for Teacher Magazine, “Does Last Hired, First Fired Make Sense” is the lead item in today’s Accomplished Teacher Smartbrief. You can read the article here. In it, I explore the history of the classic seniority list,