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Reform Education Now!

Reform education! We support Michelle Rhee and others who want to turn schools back into places where students can learn.

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Dr. David Kenneth

Students First, Always.

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A couple weeks ago during my Education Health class we discussed how and why decisions are made in our education system. 488 more words

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Introducing The Students First Campaign

By: Alexandra E. Rainey

The Lincoln University has created a movement called the “Students First Campaign.”

“The Student’s First Campaign” was set in place to create funds for The Lincoln University to be able to provide prospective and current students with endowed scholarships, whether it be merit based or based on financial need of the students. 541 more words

Campus And Community

Dear Ed Reformer of Color: Will you take the red pill or the blue pill?

A Broad Latino collaborator recently responded to my critique of billionaire reformers and their corroborators of color. In the piece Billionaires co-opt minority groups into campaign for education reform… 1,345 more words

Latina/os

Billionaires co-opt minority groups into campaign for education reform

Under the mantra of civil rights, billionaires such as Eli Broad, Bill Gates and the Koch Brothers and the powerful corporate-funded lobby group the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) are using venture philanthropy and the political process to press for school reforms in the United States. 1,110 more words

African Americans