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For Teachers Seeking More Autonomy: Have You Tried North Dakota?

January 27, 2014

For direction over areas at the heart of teaching, a new study suggests that North Dakota and South Dakota may be Teacher Mecca. The report, released Tuesday by the Center for American Progress, examines teacher autonomy across the United States. To arrive at its results, CAP distilled a series of teacher surveys on various aspects of professional autonomy, including material selection, content selection, instruction, grading, homework assignment, and discipline.

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North Dakota Department of Public Instruction
Kirsten Baesler, State Superintendent
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