January 2013

In New Jersey, teachers union fights blended learning

When 11-year-old Rachelle Rosado opens up her laptop and puts on her headphones in her sixth-grade classroom, she hears an electronic voice: The prefix “sub” goes with “mit” and that makes the word “submit.” Rachelle attends an unusual charter school in an office building across the street from Newark City Hall. The school, Merit Prep, […]