CLASSROOM STRUGGLE

Strategy and Analysis to Defend and Transform Public Education

The Disconnected Rhetoric of a Forgotten Superintendent

Tony Smith’s recent anti-teacher editorial in support of the plaintiffs in the Vergara v. California supreme court case, published by the OaklandTribune (a historically and current right-wing pro-business rag) comes … Continue reading

April 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Classroom Struggle: Vision – OUSD Program – Strategy

VISION We are Oakland parents, students, teachers and school workers who are organizing for the defense and transformation of our public schools. We are fighting for the public schools that … Continue reading

April 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Our Contract = a Social Justice Document

What is the future of collective bargaining? According to the Saint Paul Federation of Teachers, “our contract…[is] the most important legal document – and social justice document – for ensuring a … Continue reading

April 5, 2014 · Leave a comment