Charter schools have fallen short on much of their promise, but the model still offers an exciting opportunity to build new schools from scratch.. via NYT Opinion http://ift.tt/VXQn6K
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I’ve written a lot about how people in the mainstream business culture externalize costs in order to improve their personal careers and reputations, and the natural disconnect this creates between them and technologists, who want to get rich by creating new value, and not by finding increasingly clever ways to slough costs to other people. 3,205 more words
BOSTON (CBS) – WBZ-TV political analyst sat down with Mass. AFL-CIO President Steven Tolman on Keller @ Large.
Tolman and Keller talked about the revolt by Market Basket employees over the ouster of CEO Arthur T. 94 more words
Yes!!! Excellent!!! Great news, and BIG victory for workers in Wisconsin!! Now, those who are in unions won’t be subjected to automatic union dues being withdrawn out of their paychecks without consent, among other things. 45 more words
On this date in 1975, former (and wannabe future) teamster leader Jimmy Hoffa disappeared. Hoffa was scheduled to have a sit-down at the Machus Red Fox restaurant in Bloomfield, MI with Detroit mobster Anthony “Tony Jack” Giacalone and New Jersey labor leader Anthony “Tony Pro” Provenzano. 99 more words