Daily Archives: August 22, 2016

Do Unions Belong in the Fight Against Corporate School Reform?

Originally posted on gadflyonthewallblog:
? In the fight for public education, the forces of standardization and privatization are running scared. ? They’ve faced more pushback in the last few years – especially in the last few months – than in…

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Summer is Over, School Begins in August

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
At this time of year, journalists and bloggers write about the new fact of schools starting before the first weekend of September, the traditional start time for U.S. schools…

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Economic Policy Institute: Teacher Pay Gap Grows Larger, Especially for Experienced Teachers

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The Economic Policy Institute is one of the few D.C.-based think tanks that is not indebted to billionaires. It is decidedly liberal and supports workers, fairness, equity, and unions. Its latest study, by…

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