Daily Archives: March 29, 2019

What Has Betsy DeVos Accomplished? Part II

Originally posted on janresseger:
THIS BLOG WILL TAKE A SHORT SPRING BREAK.  LOOK FOR A NEW POST ON APRIL 9. Yesterday’s post covered Betsy DeVos’s record as U.S. Secretary of Education—examining her failed quest to privatize the public schools and…

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How the 1869 Cincinnati Red Stockings turned baseball into a national sensation

Originally posted on Mister Journalism: "Reading, Sharing, Discussing, Learning":
This Major League Baseball season, fans may notice a patch on the players’ uniforms that reads “MLB 150.” The logo commemorates the Cincinnati Red Stockings, who, in 1869, became the first professional…

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After Trying for Three Years, Betsy DeVos Fails to Nix Special Olympics Funding

Originally posted on deutsch29:
US Department of Education (USDOE) secretary of education, Betsy DeVos, has been in the news this week for her unfavorable (insensitive? foolish?) decision to propose– and ardently defend– $17.6M in cuts to Special Olympics in USDOE’s…

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Social Justice Humanitas Academy (Part 2)

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