Strategy and Analysis to Defend and Transform Public Education

March with us on May 1st!

Join the Occupy Oakland Education Committee Parent, Student and Teacher contingent! We’ll be meeting at San Antonio Park at 4pm.  More info below. This May Day Stand with Oakland community and working … Continue reading

April 30, 2012 · 2 Comments

Education 4 the 99 Happy Hour on Friday 4/27!

Our first Happy hour event!!! We wanted to create a relaxed environment to meet and talk about public education. Our goal is to improve our education system that is failing … Continue reading

April 22, 2012 · 1 Comment

Paul Robeson Students in NYC call for May 1st HS Student WALKOUT

A powerful call to action from high school students in NYC… Join us on May 1st as we stand in solidarity with the Occupy movement and workers everywhere. FACEBOOK EVENT … Continue reading

April 19, 2012 · 1 Comment

Teacher Unionism Reborn

by Lois Weiner. Reposted from article published on New Politics.  In the past five years, we have witnessed a demonization of teachers unions that is close to achieving its goal: … Continue reading

April 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

With Test Week Here, Parents Consider the Option of Opting Out

Michael Nagle for The New York Times – Students at P.S 172 in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, preparing for the state exams in 2010.April 16, 2012, 2:29 p.m. By HITEN SAMTANI – Hiten Samtani is … Continue reading

April 17, 2012 · 1 Comment

My View: The other types of cheating

Article orginally published on CNN’s website. Gary Rubinstein is a high school math teacher and the author of two guidebooks for new teachers, “Reluctant Disciplinarian” and “Beyond Survival.”  He is also … Continue reading

April 17, 2012 · 1 Comment

The onslaught against schoolteachers needs to stop

By Pedro Noguera and Michelle Fine, August 5, 2011. Reposted from The Progressive.  The attack on public school teachers has got to end. Republican governors across the country are taking … Continue reading

April 17, 2012 · Leave a comment