User: demo Topic: University Privatization
Category: Public Education
Last updated: Dec 05 2018 22:08 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 12,887    
Betsy DeVos Uses Our Taxes for Koch Brothers’ Agenda 5.12.2018 Truthout.com
Betsy DeVos selects education programs in order to feed her propaganda campaign for market-based education "reform."

The post Betsy DeVos Uses Our Taxes for Koch Brothers’ Agenda appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Bake Sales Can’t Fix School Funding Pinch Caused by Corporate Tax Cuts 23.11.2018 Truthout.com
No amount of corporate philanthropy can replace corporate taxes as a source of funding for public schools.

The post Bake Sales Can’t Fix School Funding Pinch Caused by Corporate Tax Cuts appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Louisiana Teachers Mobilize Against ExxonMobil Tax Exemption 19.11.2018 Truthout.com
Educators linked corporate giveaways to the deteriorating conditions in their schools.

The post Louisiana Teachers Mobilize Against ExxonMobil Tax Exemption appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
The future of learning? Well, it's personal 16.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Personalization is a huge ed-tech buzzword, but not everyone agrees on what that means or if it's a good thing.
Also found in: [+]
Wisconsin Workers Celebrate Scott Walker’s Defeat 11.11.2018 Truthout.com
Ironically, Walker can't contest the narrow margin of his loss because of a law he signed in 2016 to limit recounts.

The post Wisconsin Workers Celebrate Scott Walker’s Defeat appeared first on Truthout.

How Labor Helped Bring Down Scott Walker and Bruce Rauner 10.11.2018 Truthout.com
Rebuking the anti-labor agendas of GOP governors, voters elected Democrats in Wisconsin and Illinois.

The post How Labor Helped Bring Down Scott Walker and Bruce Rauner appeared first on Truthout.

Teachers Promise a Show of Power at the Polls 31.10.2018 Truthout.com
Educators and their allies hope to turn momentum from nationwide strikes into gains at the ballot box.

The post Teachers Promise a Show of Power at the Polls appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Pedagogy for Profit: Education Under Capitalism 23.10.2018 Truthout.com
Neoliberal capitalism has turned the wrecking of public schools into a source of profit for the wealthy.

The post Pedagogy for Profit: Education Under Capitalism appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Students Are Paying More at Public Colleges and Getting Less in Return 5.10.2018 Truthout.com
Low-income students and students of color are particularly feeling the squeeze.

The post Students Are Paying More at Public Colleges and Getting Less in Return appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Why New York State Should Guarantee Public Education Through College 23.9.2018 Truthout.com
Every child needs guaranteed access to a debt-free education to reach their full potential in the 21st century.

The post Why New York State Should Guarantee Public Education Through College appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
New Legislation Gives Access to Medication Abortion at Public Colleges 21.9.2018 Truthout.com
The Student Right to Access Act fixes a serious gap in on-campus reproductive health care.

The post New Legislation Gives Access to Medication Abortion at Public Colleges appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Study: Teachers Leave For-Profit Charter Schools at “Alarming” Rates 7.9.2018 Truthout.com
Teachers want more control over their own classrooms.

The post Study: Teachers Leave For-Profit Charter Schools at “Alarming” Rates appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Plutocracy Now! 6.9.2018 ConsortiumNews.com
The United States today qualifies as a plutocracy – on a number of grounds, and it is having a profound impact on the media, education and think tanks–indeed on the whole of society, says Michael Brenner.  By Michael Brenner Plutocracy…Read more →
Also found in: [+]
As the School Year Begins, More Teachers Across the Country Could Soon Strike 4.9.2018 Truthout.com
The combative spirit that first took root in West Virginia is still spreading.

The post As the School Year Begins, More Teachers Across the Country Could Soon Strike appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
'Rush': The other Founding Father from Philadelphia named Benjamin 2.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Stephen Fried's biography argues that Benjamin Rush -- a pioneering physician, writer and a signatory to the Declaration of Independence -- belongs on the historical tier of Benjamin Franklin.
Also found in: [+]
In a Historic Move, Los Angeles Educators Vote To Strike 1.9.2018 Truthout.com
The second largest school district in the country voted 98 percent to 2 percent to authorize the strike.

The post In a Historic Move, Los Angeles Educators Vote To Strike appeared first on Truthout.

Standing Against Privatization: Puerto Rico’s Teachers Strike Wednesday 15.8.2018 Truthout.com
Members of the Federación de Maestros de Puerto Rico are planning a one-day strike to defend public education.

The post Standing Against Privatization: Puerto Rico’s Teachers Strike Wednesday appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
ALEC Is Pushing a New Slate of Viciously Anti-Worker, Pro-Corporate Laws 15.8.2018 Truthout.com
This is ALEC’s menu of policy proposals at a New Orleans conference.

The post ALEC Is Pushing a New Slate of Viciously Anti-Worker, Pro-Corporate Laws appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Black Lives Matter in Our Schools: Developing an Anti-Racist Pedagogy 12.8.2018 Truthout.com
"Teaching for Black Lives" offers educators insights into intersectional Black identities and overlapping oppressions.

The post Black Lives Matter in Our Schools: Developing an Anti-Racist Pedagogy appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Who's on the DFL primary ballot in the 5th? Meet the candidates 30.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Voters in Minneapolis and neighboring suburbs will elect a new member of Congress this year. The 5th Congressional District seat has been in Democratic hands since 1963, which means the August DFL primary will likely decide who goes to Washington.
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 12,887