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 77: Howard Zinn and Hockey PucksDecember 10th, 2018
Trending News: Floating shoes not allowed. Teacher Dress Codes. Is it a constitutional right to be taught about the constitution? School Gun Control? No! Hockey Pucks? Hell Yeah! Feature Interview: Ursula Wolfe-Rocca of the Zinn Education Project talks about the important work being done in classrooms using Howard Zinn materials and the motivation pushing a… Read more »More Episodes