The Ever Increasing Burden on America’s Public Schools 

This is one of the more fascinating looks into [some of] the plates classroom teachers are expected to spin all while ensuring every child is meeting national and state standards. For a PDF version, visit http://www.jamievollmer.com/pdf/the-list.pdf. “The contract between our communities and our schools has changed. It’s no longer “Help us teach our children.” It’s “Raise our kids.” No generation of teachers and administrators in history has had to fulfill this mandate. And each year, the pressure grows.” Jamie Vollmer Source: The Ever Increasing Burden on America’s Public Schools (Print Version) | Jamie Vollmer

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