CLASSROOM STRUGGLE

Strategy and Analysis to Defend and Transform Public Education

Update and Next Steps to Rebuild Adult Ed

Dear supporters of Classroom Struggle and Public Education in Oakland, We won $1 million dollars for Adult Ed! This is definitely a partial victory, and we should celebrate this, since … Continue reading

June 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

All Out for Oakland Schools! Tomorrow, Wedn., 5:30 @ Board Meeting!

Join Oakland parents, teachers, and students in Adult Ed and K-12 tomorrow to demand: Save and rebuild adult education! Grant teachers a fair contract! Reduce Special Ed Case Loads! Rally … Continue reading

May 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Stop the $7.6 Million in Cuts to Oakland Schools! Here are 2 ways to act now!

We are currently distributing this email blast and flyer around Oakland schools.  You can help stop these cuts too!  There are 2 ways to tap in: Please fill in the … Continue reading

February 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Solidarity with Seattle Teachers and Students Refusing Pointless Standardized Tests!

  Solidarity with Seattle Teachers and Students Refusing Pointless Standardized Tests!   As Classroom Struggle, we would like to send our deep respect and solidarity to the teachers, parents and … Continue reading

February 8, 2013 · 1 Comment

Why Teachers Should Care About the Contract: Aram Mendoza

This is a recent article from our newest newsletter analyzing the OEA contract struggle.  We post it here so you can access the citations and hyperlinks.  Here, Aram Mendoza analyzes … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

Seattle teachers resist standardized testing

As some of you might have heard, Seattle teachers at 2 high schools have refused to administer a junk science standardized test mandated by the district.  This is a brave … Continue reading

January 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Phoenix: A new newsletter from San Jose youth organizing group, 50/50 Crew

We recently received this newsletter, named The Phoenix, from a San Jose group called 50/50 Crew.  They formed out of frustration with non-profit and college campus organizing.  Focusing on political … Continue reading

January 6, 2013 · Leave a comment