Yearly Archives: 2012

November 2012

Sit-In; Mayor Rahm Emanuel Rescind School Closings

November 2nd, 2012|

Jane Watson Writes, Charters Not Needed

November 1st, 2012|

Jane Watson Writes, Charters are Not Needed
As published in the Yakima Herald-Republic Charters not needed November 1, 2012

To the editor — Thank you for the Oct. 24 article and editorial concerning charter schools.

Parents and older students do have a variety

October 2012

NYCoRE; El Pueblo Unido — A People United

October 30th, 2012|

Our Schools Are Not Broken. Letter To The Editor

October 30th, 2012|

Educational Courage [Book]

October 29th, 2012|

Rebuild the American Dream Through Education

October 29th, 2012|

1. INVEST IN AMERICA’S CHILDREN.. Preserve and transform public education. Keep public education strong. Hire, not fire teachers. Rebuild our crumbling classrooms.
3. FUND SCHOOLS EQUITABLY.. We must invest in American innovation.

NEPC Report; Federal Education Policies that Undermine Democracy and Local Control

October 28th, 2012|

Cautions… Federal Education Policies that Undermine Democracy and Local Control
Reference Publication:
How Recent Education Reforms Undermine Local School Governance and Democratic Education
Download the full Report
William J. Mathis, (802) 383-0058,
Kenneth Howe, (303) 492-7229,
URL for this press release: New Report

Fire in the Ashes, By Jonathan Kozol

October 27th, 2012|

“Jonathan Kozol is America’s premier chronicler of life among the children of societal neglect. And FIRE IN THE ASHES may be his best book yet . . . . Kozol does not just write about these people; he

Teach for America’s Deep Bench

October 25th, 2012|

Interviews; Save Our Schools People’s Convention 2012

October 24th, 2012|

Education Radio Presents