Daily Archives: February 25, 2020

Dallas Chamber of Commerce Disrupts Dallas Schools

Originally posted on tultican:
By T. Ultican 2/20/2019 Since 2012, the business community in Dallas has aggressively asserted control over Dallas Independent School District (DISD). For the first time, running for one of the nine DISD school board positions is…

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The Dallas Model Episode 2: Who is Behind the Corporate Education Reform Agenda in Dallas

Originally posted on tultican:
https://youtu.be/C2zFEk84l1w

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TX’s Kauffman Leadership Academy to Close with One Week’s Notice to Parents

Originally posted on deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog:
The Texas Education Agency (TEA) will be closing the Kauffman Leadership Academy (KLA) (Cleburne) charter school with one week’s notice, as reported in WFAA.com. In this February 13, 2020, letter to KLA…

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Billionaire Power? Two Decades of Education Policy Are a Cautionary Tale

Originally posted on janresseger:
Anand Giridharadas’s NY Times analysis of the recent Democratic candidates’ debate is the week’s most provocative commentary.  Giridharadas, author of the recent best seller about the role of venture philanthropy, Winners Take All: The Elite Charade…

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