Daily Archives: May 24, 2018

Nancy Bailey: Smaller Class Size Will Make Schools Safer

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Nancy Bailey writes about the one proven reform that will schools safer: smaller class size Smaller classes is REAL personalized learning, and it guarantees that no student will be anonymous. https://nancyebailey.com/2018/05/20/smaller-class-sizes-and-real-personalized-learning-are-needed-for-safer-schools/ “High school…

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What is the Forum for Government Accountability? Farm Bill Debate in Congress Exposed FGA Role

Originally posted on janresseger:
Thank goodness the Farm Bill failed in the U.S. House of Representatives last week. The House’s despicable bill to punish the poor fell victim to division and rancor among House Republicans—division mostly about another fraught issue:…

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Proposed Trump Immigration Policy would further punish immigrant families, especially children

Originally posted on Grand Rapids Institute for Information Democracy:
The US government’s war on immigrants just added a new component. The Trump administration will soon be issuing a new regulation that would: “jeopardize the status of millions of immigrants who…

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Pennsylvania’s Zombie School Voucher Bill is Back! And It Wants Your Tax Dollars!

Originally posted on gadflyonthewallblog:
First, there was the horror of a School Voucher Bill. ? No one wanted it. ? It robbed kids of a quality education. It violated the Constitution. And raised taxes. ? So it was soundly defeated.…

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