Month: March 2013

A Must Read Article, Opting Out, BOE Candidates, Karen Lewis

A MUST READ article on the Democratic Party, how they have embraced neoliberal education reforms, and the impact of the Chicago Teachers Union on this. If any of our members are parents who wish to have their own children OPT-OUT of standardized… Read More

AFT President Randi Weingarten Arrested for Fighting School Closures

According to her Twitter feed, AFT President Randi Weingarten has been arrested for fighting school closures.  More on this breaking news as it comes in… AFT President one of 18 people arrested in Philly for fighting school closures (staff) #phillyeducation — Randi… Read More

YouTube Video by NYSUT Member

Made by Rob Ciani of the Commack Teachers Association… NYSUT MAC

The Network for Public Education

Today was an exciting day for all friends of public education who have had a chance to witness The Network for Public Education.  This organization was launched by many of public educations strongest advocates, including Diane Ravitch, Leonie Haimson, Anthony Cody, and… Read More

Nothing Will End Standardized Testing…

Substitute Testing for War here…