Episode 78: Teaching Politics: Gagged in AZ and Sued in RI


Trending News:

  1. Time for the Sensory Hallway.
  2. Where are all of the teachers going?
  3. Teachers talking about politics better be careful.

Feature Interview: The Curmudgucater—Peter Greene—found out that a political “gag order” on teachers in Arizona has a unique origin.  Enter David Horowitz.  Lesson?  Just teach “both sides.”

Special Kohn’s Zone:  Seems that students in Rhode Island are being denied learning about “Bill on Capital Hill.”  Solution? Sue for mandatory civics.  Depends on what “civics” we’re talking about according to Alfie Kohn.

And of course you Moment of Zinn.

Let’s Bust Some Pencils!