CLASSROOM STRUGGLE

Strategy and Analysis to Defend and Transform Public Education

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

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

International Labor Action for Rank and File Teachers: In the Fight for Free Public Education — Beware the Union “Leadership”: A.S. Read

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, A.S. Read brings … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · 3 Comments

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

How Chicago Teachers Got Organized to Strike

This article was submitted to us by a teacher friend.  She writes, “The article illustrates in a very simple way what needs to be done to have and be a … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · Leave a comment