2009 Posts

JANUARY

FEBRUARY
MARCH
APRIL
MAY
JUNE
JULY
AUGUST
  • The Big Nut to Crack: The challenges of negative school climates, and how they connect to street culture and the “incarcerated class.”
  • Power Hoarding Billionaire Buddies: Billionaire Gates quietly pays $4 million to help Billionaire Bloomberg maintain mayoral control over NYC public schools
  • Our Omnipotent's Dream: The wealth of a few billionaires simply overwhelms everyone else.
  • The School as a Staging Area: Elijah Anderson explains how some students don’t look at school as a place to learn, but as a place to accomplish something else.
  • Under Seige: Neo-liberalism’s strong ties to today’s education reform movement
SEPTEMBER
  • Gates-Induced Wariness: Chester Finn and the Global Health Watch are both concerned about the harmful influence of a powerful, unregulated institution: the Gates Foundation
  • A High School Teacher Responds: A piece by Steve Miller which presents Gerald Bracey’s insights about the education lies we constantly hear as they relate to the workforce
  • My, Oh My, He’s a Cunning Fox: The chronically undisclosed details behind the American Indian Public Charter School’s success
  • Introducing "The Broad Report": This new Web site serves as a depository for information about Eli Broad, and his intense stealth manipulation of public education through the work of his foundation
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DECEMBER