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Rhee, Stargel Got Some Splainin to do About Those Parent Trigger Petition Signatures He is updating as responses come in from his calls to those who signed it. Yes, they did: 18 No, they didn’
by floridagal
Comment Count 55 comments on Sun Apr 28, 2013 at 08:32 PM PDT with 259 Recommends
The Walden Media film Won't Back Down , starring Maggie Gyllenhall and Viola Davis, opens in theaters today. The film dramatizes a parent fighting to improve her child's school, but it's actually a ...
by Working America
Comment Count 128 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2012 at 12:32 PM PDT with 234 Recommends
DREAMers protest StudentsFirst's anti-immigrant endorsement. While Michelle Rhee has been in Tampa, accompanied by ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Aug 30, 2012 at 11:35 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
I am continuing as an embedded blogger on the "Stop the Greed Agenda Bus Tour" organized by Patriot Majority USA. The National Education Association is paying me to post on their Education Votes ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Oct 06, 2012 at 09:19 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
I understand their wanting to distance themselves from this movie, but it has been unleashed now. Too late for regrets and concerns from those involved. I will remember the three stars harshly, ...
by floridagal
Comment Count 32 comments on Fri Sep 07, 2012 at 09:37 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
That is a huge amount of money to give to local candidates for school board. The article names 3 of the ones to receive the donations... school board President Monica Garcia as well as Kate ...
by floridagal
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Feb 21, 2013 at 04:00 AM PST with 23 Recommends
That really is a good way to describe these new laws called the Parent Trigger laws. The backers manipulate the parents into believing that schools are failing their children and that only the ...
by floridagal
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Sep 09, 2012 at 08:12 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
What the movie Waiting for Superman did for charter schools, a new movie called "Won't Back Down" hopes to do for the parent trigger movement. That is a national movement started by charter ...
by floridagal
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Feb 21, 2012 at 08:19 PM PST with 16 Recommends
First published in a slightly edited form by LA Progressive on July 5, 2013 Statuesque in a six thousand dollar suit, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa graced the June 2009 cover of Los ...
by rdsathene
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Jul 07, 2013 at 05:48 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
New York Campaign for Achievement Now (NYCAN), a right-wing school privatization astroturf group funded by anti-public school plutocrats, is pushing to bring the deceptive charter school market ...
by rdsathene
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Jan 11, 2012 at 04:26 PM PST with 5 Recommends