The Blog

As a newspaper columnist, Nancy Devlin, Ph.D. has written over 700 articles on subjects related to education and parenting. Welcome to her Classroom!

Things I Have Found To Be True

As a parent of three exceptional sons, teacher, guidance counselor and school counselor these are thing that I have found to be true. Continue reading

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Teacher Tenure

Teacher tenure laws are coming under close scrutiny, usually not in a pleasant way.  One headline read: “When teachers should be expelled from class.” “New hope for getting ride of bad apples.”  The assumption seems to be that tenure permits … Continue reading

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