I’m beyond annoyed- even dismayed- that I have to post an article like this under Trending News. As Jack Hassard points out in the article “Let’s Privatize American Education Even If There Is Little to No Research to Support School Choice“, efforts to privatize education are hardly new. The only pushback I would offer here is the focus on the political right when it comes to education. The corporate Democrats have almost completely abandoned public education as a centerpiece of a strong democracy. No surprise I guess; they have also given up on the idea of liberal/progressive values and have paid the price in 2016.
Episode 87: Climate WarriorsOctober 7th, 2019
Teachers have their own children too. A Room for Teachers to DESTRESS. Old School Kindergarten: Play. Feature Interview: Moé Yonamine and Tim Swinehart of Rethinking Schools and the Zinn Education Project join us. They talk about how they are helping students become “Climate Warriors” fully engaged in fighting the climate crisis. We talk about A… Read more »More Episodes