DENVER – Chalk one up for America and the Independence Institute.
In August, EAGnews reported on a new teacher evaluation system proposed in Denver which would rate teachers as “distinguished” – the highest rating – when they:
- Encourage students to “challenge and question the dominant culture.”
- Encourage students to take social action to change/ improve society or work for social justice.
- Use Visuals and artifacts to represent various cultures/world groups.
The system, first uncovered by the Independence Institute, put a strong emphasis on “social justice” activities. It would naturally require...