Daily Archives: December 3, 2014

Massachusetts: How Teachers Defeated a Terrible Proposal

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
This article in Jacobin magazine describes the astonishing victory of the Massachusetts Teachers Association in a recent confrontation with the state board of education and the state commissioner. The state commissioner floated a…

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How to Survive and Prevail in This Era of Greed and Privatization

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
I recently posted a letter from a teacher whose message was “this too shall pass.” ? Some readers took this as an expression of complacency. Just wait it out, and the billionaires will…

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Jose Luis Vilson’s Teacher’s Voice

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December 3, 2014 – NATIONAL ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD DAY – INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

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“This Will Revolutionize Education” –A Story That Needs To Be Told Again and Again

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
I needed to write a post yesterday morning. I had on my desk a few ideas from articles I had cut out of newspapers, suggestions that friends and family…

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