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Jitu Brown

While financial resources are important, a lack of them will not prevent a unified group of parents from being influential. more

Nov 14, 2017 12:49 PM Public School Shakedown

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Pexels

The Tar Heel state shows how charter schools turn education funding into a contest that divides communities and segregates students. more

Nov 9, 2017 12:55 PM Public School Shakedown 1 Comments

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Gage Skidmore

The Department of Education’s new proposed priorities for deciding who to gets grant money says a lot about how DeVos will wield her power. more

Oct 25, 2017 4:54 PM Public School Shakedown

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DCSRN

Beyond the Rocketship hype is a galaxy of problems, including plummeting test scores, litigation and allegations of student mistreatment. more

Oct 23, 2017 4:34 PM Public School Shakedown

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Ted Eytan

The Buckeye State lied to get federal grant money for charters, and mishandled millions for schools that closed or never even opened. Now, this could happen in other states too. more

Oct 20, 2017 10:32 AM Public School Shakedown

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Ted Eytan

Thousands of my colleagues and I will surround the building where you are speaking at a $350-a-person fundraising dinner for "free-market solutions." We will let the world know your message of division is not welcome. more

Oct 11, 2017 10:08 AM Public School Shakedown

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White House photo by Eric Draper

How public schools in Texas, Florida, and Puerto Rico can avoid New Orleans’ post-Katrina fate. more

Oct 10, 2017 4:09 PM Public School Shakedown

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White House photo by Shealah Craighead

It’s not about student success. It’s about pushing privatized, market forces onto public institutions to make a buck. more

Oct 6, 2017 1:44 PM Public School Shakedown

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U.S. Department of Education

A reminder that we not only need DACA, but must go even further to protect immigrant youth. more

Oct 4, 2017 4:09 PM Public School Shakedown

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GoingBatty

State takeovers of local schools aren’t making good on the promise to provide all children with a quality education. more

Sep 29, 2017 1:28 PM Public School Shakedown

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Motown31

Eliminating protections for undocumented students threatens America's urban public schools. more

Sep 19, 2017 10:46 AM Public School Shakedown

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Brad Flickinger

These stories often spotlight benefits for special cases but rarely consider the broader picture. more

Sep 14, 2017 11:06 PM Public School Shakedown 2 Comments

Over 246 higher education sites are being investigated for Title IX “sexual-violence complaints.” In comparison, over 135 K-12 school districts are currently under investigation for similar complaints. more

Sep 13, 2017 4:36 PM Public School Shakedown

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Stone Lantern Films

A discussion on the confusing lingo of “school choice,” Betsy DeVos, and glimmers of hope in the fight for public education more

Sep 8, 2017 8:05 PM Public School Shakedown

Given teacher demographics, white teachers must be given the tools to discuss Ferguson, Charlottesville, and the next city to be in the news because racism isn’t going away. more

Sep 6, 2017 1:50 PM Public School Shakedown 1 Comments

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U.S. Department of Justice

Decades of research shows that charters are racially isolating America’s students more

Aug 30, 2017 11:31 AM Public School Shakedown

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U.S. Department of Education

We talk about education generally, but your children go to school very specifically. more

Aug 28, 2017 9:39 AM Public School Shakedown

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Max Pixel

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

Aug 25, 2017 1:07 PM Public School Shakedown

Citizen support for local public schools shows voters will reject the Republican slash-and-burn agenda. more

Aug 24, 2017 11:11 AM Dispatches

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YouTube

So far, all I see is a gaggle of ambitious career politicians who voice their “support” of public education, but generally have voted to undermine our state’s public school system. more

Aug 22, 2017 5:15 PM , Public School Shakedown

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