WATCH: Shut Up! And Let Me Teach - Ending the Assault on Teacher Autonomy

By Andrew Pillow

These days teachers are being asked to do more and more because of federal and local regulations. Teaching veteran Chandra Shaw is fed up with it. Shaw talks about how she feels the government is getting in the way of teaching in her Ted Talk, Shut Up! And Let Me Teach: Ending the Assault on Teacher Autonomy. 

Watch it below. 


Andrew Pillow

Andrew is a technology teacher at KIPP Indy College Prep. He is graduate of the University of Kentucky and a Teach for America Alum. Andrew just recently finished his commitment as a Teach Plus Policy fellow, and he is looking forward to putting the skills he's learned to good use. Andrew has written for several publications in the past on a wide variety of topics but will be sticking to education for his role on Indy/Ed.