Daily Archives: February 21, 2017

ALERT! GOP Congress Launches First Effort to Undermine Public SCHOOLS!

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Republicans in The House of Representatives have proposed legislation that would require states to adopt vouchers or lose their federal funding. This is an outrage! This is step one of the Trump-DeVos agenda…

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School Vouchers Will Indoctrinate a Generation in Alternative Truths

Originally posted on gadflyonthewallblog:
My middle school students are good at telling the difference between facts and opinions. Facts, they’ll tell you, are things that can be proven. They don’t even have to be true. They just have to be…

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What Betsy DeVos Says of Detractors Depends on the Day

Originally posted on deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog:
Michigan billionaire Betsy DeVos received an unprecedented amount of public resistance to her confirmation as US secretary of education. Her take on public resistance to her utter disregard, painfully obvious ignorance, and…

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NCTQ on States’ Teacher Evaluation Systems’ Failures | VAMboozled!

Originally posted on Mister Journalism: "Reading, Sharing, Discussing, Learning":
VAMboozled! A blog by Audrey Amrein-Beardsley The controversial National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) — created by the conservative Thomas B. Fordham Institute and funded (in part) by the…

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“Public Schools Flush with Cash” — Trump’s Assessment Is Tragically Inaccurate

Reblogged on WordPress.com Source: “Public Schools Flush with Cash” — Trump’s Assessment Is Tragically Inaccurate

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