Program Service Current Events

332 views
281 views

Published on

Published in: Technology, Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
332
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
21
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Program Service Current Events

  1. 1. <ul><ul><li>Revise NCLB </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Early learning Opportunities (ex. Head Start) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Smaller class sizes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>More after school activities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Individualized attention for students </li></ul></ul>
  2. 2. Democratic Party on Education <ul><li>Federal government needs to fund education, including special education. </li></ul><ul><li>Raise pay for teachers. </li></ul><ul><li>Improve : </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Mentoring </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Professional development </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>New technology training for teachers. </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Create new rewards for teachers </li></ul><ul><li>Fair dismissal policies for teachers </li></ul><ul><li>Build new schools with modern technology </li></ul><ul><li>Advocate community service as part of education. </li></ul><ul><li>Oppose school vouchers </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Test new teachers for competency </li></ul><ul><li>Emphasis on teachers as professionals </li></ul><ul><li>Opposes school vouchers </li></ul><ul><li>Against individual merit pay for individual teachers </li></ul><ul><li>Gear Up Program </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Salary increases for teachers </li></ul><ul><li>More after-school programs </li></ul><ul><li>Smaller class sizes </li></ul><ul><li>Reform NCLB </li></ul><ul><li>Provide support for new parents </li></ul><ul><li>Proponent of early education, i.e. Head Start </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Opponent of violent and sexual electronic media </li></ul><ul><li>Provide meaningful support for “kinship care” families </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporate Internships </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Supports universal preschools </li></ul><ul><li>Raise pay for teachers </li></ul><ul><li>Support same-sex families </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Wants to create a National Teacher's University </li></ul><ul><li>Improve education working conditions </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Supports radically overhauling NCLB </li></ul><ul><li>Support better tests, broader measures of school success </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Reward successful schools </li></ul><ul><li>Designate more resources for low-income children </li></ul><ul><li>Fully fund special education </li></ul><ul><li>Raise graduation rates </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Expand early childhood education. </li></ul><ul><li>Reward successful schools through grants. </li></ul><ul><li>Expand summer school </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Supports merit pay for teachers. </li></ul><ul><li>Would Reform and Refund NCLB. </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Support teachers working conditions. </li></ul><ul><li>More Accountability </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>More access to A.P programs. </li></ul>
  15. 15. ReCap and Overview of Democratic Positions <ul><li>Reform and Fund NCLB </li></ul><ul><li>More emphasis on early education programs </li></ul><ul><li>Higher pay for teachers </li></ul><ul><li>Teachers = Professionals </li></ul><ul><li>Give public schools' more autonomy + flexibility </li></ul><ul><li>Provide multi-level support and resources that reach children of all socio-economic levels. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Works Cited <ul><li>ontheissues.org </li></ul><ul><li>hillaryclinton.com </li></ul><ul><li>barackobama.com </li></ul><ul><li>johnedwards.com </li></ul><ul><li>dnc.org </li></ul><ul><li>realclearpolitics.com </li></ul>

×