Daily Archives: September 30, 2015

Hudson Valley Parents: Cuomo’s Commission is a Farce

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Parents in the Hudson Valley of New York are outraged by Cuomo’s commission to review the Common Core standards and tests. This is a region that encompasses both high wealth and high poverty.…

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Shocker: AFT Supports Progressive Groups!

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Blogger RiShawn Biddle has made a startling discovery: the American  Federation of Teachers has given money to progressive groups! Biddle is anti-union and strongly pro-privatization. Another shocker: Randi Weingarten is paid almost as…

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NY Opt Out Leaders Protest Phony Cuomo Commission

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The Néw York State Allies for Public Education, representing more than 50 grassroots groups across the state, denounced Governor Cuomo’s commission to review and revise the Common Core standards and tests. Yet th…

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See “Heal Our Schools”! Sponsor a Showing in Your Town

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Laurie Gabriel is a teacher who decided to take action to save her profession and students. She directed and produced an excellent documentary called “Heal Our Schools.” Below is her schedule of showings.…

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