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THE REAL EDUCATION CRISIS?

From Paul Thomas at https://radicalscholarship.wordpress.com

For Education Week‘s Quality Counts 2015, Christina A. Samuels opens a piece on early reading with the following:

Children who are not reading proficiently by 3rd grade are widely seen as being in academic crisis.

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Corporate Education Reform Industry

EDUCATION JOURNALISM DESERVES AN F: A READER

From Paul Thomas’ https://radicalscholarship.wordpress.com

On the local evening news, a story ran recently about closing down a popular segment of a relatively new rail trail to work on the crumbling infrastructure of pipes crossing beneath the trail and nearby roads. 319 more words

Corporate Education Reform Industry

The importance of Education Bloggers when it comes to reporting on education policy

Anthony Cody is one of the nation’s leading education bloggers and public education advocates.  In addition to to writing his own blog, he hosts the citizen journalist platform… 1,748 more words

Improving Public Education

Why Websites Like This Are Important

With my first blog post I felt it was necessary, or at least appropriate, to plea my case of importance and legitimacy to my readers so as not to be looked over with apathy and discarded as irrelevant as most start up blogs do. 564 more words

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2014 at Living in Dialogue: Independent Media Grows

By Anthony Cody.

A newly independent Living in Dialogue, and my first book on the shelves made this an eventful year for me. The challenge of organizing the first annual conference for the Network for Public Education filled the first few months, and the Public Education Nation event in Brooklyn was another highlight. 1,594 more words

Independent Media

Project highlight: Suspensions of Disbelief webseries

We would like to present another project that may be of interest to our fellow readers. Pretty sure a good portion of you are into a show where a group of friends deal with living in a magical fantasy world. 852 more words

Geekery

Barrett And Fetzer Weekly News.

Posted on December 19, 2014

by Jerry Alatalo

Kevin Barrett and James Fetzer team up for a news program they call “False Flag Weekly News”. The issues they touch upon are wide-ranging, certainly heavy-duty, and oftentimes controversial. 451 more words

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