CLASSROOM STRUGGLE

Strategy and Analysis to Defend and Transform Public Education

The Truth Behind GO Public School’s Corporate Connections

Our recent post critiquing the National Council on Teacher Quality’s report entitled “Teacher Quality Roadmap” got the most hits out of any of the posts on Classroom Struggle.  This demonstrates there … Continue reading

March 26, 2013 · 6 Comments

GO Public Schools’ Proposal Gets an F from OUSD Teacher

We post a fiery letter  from an OUSD teacher who attended GO Public Schools’ event Wednesday night.  There GO and a coalition of other organizations (including SEIU 1021, Youth Together, … Continue reading

March 21, 2013 · 3 Comments

Farenheit 451 in Chicago Schools

It is really interesting that this book is being banned while public education is under attack through schools closures, privitization, attacks on teachers unions, etc. As a Chicago teacher said: … Continue reading

March 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

Corporate Money Rolls Into School Board Elections Nationwide

The hijacking of local school board elections by corporate funders pushing their education “reform” policies continues unabated across the country.   This pattern has already been seen in our elections in Oakland … Continue reading

March 10, 2013 · 2 Comments