Daily Archives: October 13, 2017

Eli Broad—Public School Ingrate—Says He Is Stepping Down from His Philanthropy

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Eli Broad says he is stepping down from active involvement in his multi billion dollar foundation to “devote more time to his family.” This is cause to speak of his many gifts to…

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Seattle Educators Ready for DeVos Tomorrow

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Jesse Hagopian has written a letter to Betsy DeVos, who will be in Seattle tomorrow: https://iamaneducator.com/2017/10/12/seattle-teacher-dear-betsy-devos-youre-not-welcome-here/ It starts like this: Dear Betsy DeVos, My name is Jesse Hagopian and I teach ethnic studies…

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Will the REAL Grassroots Activists Please Stand Up – Teachers or School Privatization Lobbyists?

Originally posted on gadflyonthewallblog:
? Everyone claims to be grassroots. ? We’re the ordinary people – they say – the Hoi Polloi, the everyday Joes and Janes who make the world go round. ? Which is to say we’re NOT…

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