Dora Taylor

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Dora established the blog Seattle Education in response to the growing visibility of the corporate and billionaire financed influence on public education.  Along with being a mother and advocate for public education, she is a Founding Member and the first President of Parents Across America, and has co-authored two books, Digital Networking for School Reform and Left Behind in the Race to the Top: Realities of Education Reform.



It’s past time public K-12 schools to come to terms with sexual assault—especially as federal protections come under attack. more

Dec 19, 2017 11:39 AM Public School Shakedown

Max Pixel

In all their forms, vouchers treat public education as a cash cow more

Aug 25, 2017 1:07 PM Public School Shakedown


Gage Skidmore

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is a big fan. more

Jun 30, 2017 9:43 AM Public School Shakedown 1 Comments

Most of my students have only deepened their commitment to do what Trump will not: honestly explore and enact how best to live on Earth. more

Jun 19, 2017 9:22 PM Public School Shakedown

A look at lesser-known decisions by Trump's high court nominee show how students, teachers, and the disabled have been hurt. more

Apr 5, 2017 9:32 AM Public School Shakedown 3 Comments

“Anytime and anywhere” looks like a costly approach to education. more

Feb 17, 2017 12:44 PM Public School Shakedown

This is the corporatization of our public schools. more

Oct 11, 2016 8:45 PM Public School Shakedown

The people have no voice or control over how their children are educated or by whom. more

Aug 4, 2016 5:11 PM Public School Shakedown

Why all the flurry of activity over charter schools in our state? It's the money, of course. more

Feb 9, 2016 8:35 PM Public School Shakedown

Weren't parents told when they enrolled their students in the charter schools that the schools might close at any time pending a Supreme Court decision? more

Oct 20, 2015 2:57 AM Public School Shakedown 5 Comments