Apparently, a school district may skirt the law requiring the employment of “highly qualified” teachers by waving a magic wand and wishing.
Federal Loophole Lets Interns Be Called Highly Qualified Teachers
This reminds me of one of my favorite articles, When I Run the Navy (Call me Admiral Stager)
Veteran educator Gary Stager, Ph.D. is the author of Twenty Things to Do with a Computer – Forward 50, co-author of Invent To Learn — Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom, publisher at Constructing Modern Knowledge Press, and the founder of the Constructing Modern Knowledge summer institute. He led professional development in the world’s first 1:1 laptop schools thirty years ago and designed one of the oldest online graduate school programs. Gary is also the curator of The Seymour Papert archives at DailyPapert.com. Learn more about Gary here.