CLASSROOM STRUGGLE

Strategy and Analysis to Defend and Transform Public Education

Connecting the dots between Antwan Wilson’s push for Privatization & OUSD’s focus on Article 12 at the Bargaining Table

Some Background information about Article 12 from the OEA FAQ’s: Article 12 of the OEA-OUSD contract covers the rules for filling vacancies and for assigning teachers. Under the current Article … Continue reading

January 17, 2015 · 14 Comments

Fremont Tigers #ShutItDown! OUSD Will Not Privatize 5 Schools Without A Fight

Fremont High School students interrupted, shut-down and took over tonight’s OUSD community engagement meeting.  Their independent action as students was warmly received by a room full of hundreds of other … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · 4 Comments

Does the OUSD Want To Privatize 5 Schools This Year?

People have been whispering about it since the week before the December break.  Word got out that during the first week of January there would be 5 meetings happening – … Continue reading

January 6, 2015 · 2 Comments

Antwan Wilson wants 5 schools to turn around, and around, and around . . .

Starting this week, the first week of the new year, Fremont, McClymonds, Castlemont, Frick and Brookfield are all having “community meetings” to discuss “improving” the schools.  The reality is that … Continue reading

January 6, 2015 · 1 Comment