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Linda Darling-Hammond: Why the Status Quo Movement Has Nothing to Do with Civil Rights | Diane Ravitch's blog

“The corporate style reformers–the cheerleaders for charters, vouchers-and high-stakes testing–like to claim that they are leading the civil rights movement of their day. They imagine themselves locked arm-in-arm with Martin Luther King, Jr., in their efforts to end collective bargaining rights, to eliminate teacher due process rights, and to privatize public education. 140 more words

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Linda Darling-Hammond: Why the Status Quo Movement Has Nothing to Do with Civil Rights | Diane Ravitch's blog

“The corporate style reformers–the cheerleaders for charters, vouchers-and high-stakes testing–like to claim that they are leading the civil rights movement of their day. They imagine themselves locked arm-in-arm with Martin Luther King, Jr., in their efforts to end collective bargaining rights, to eliminate teacher due process rights, and to privatize public education. 140 more words

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John Thompson: Legal Woes Growing for VAM-Based Teacher Evaluations - Living in Dialogue - Education Week Teacher

“I did not expect the unforced fumbles that the highest-profile reformers would make. Neither did I predict the role of social media. Most of my sources, here, come from just one blog, Diane Ravitch’s, but they link to a wide array of other sites. 106 more words

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John Thompson: Legal Woes Growing for VAM-Based Teacher Evaluations - Living in Dialogue - Education Week Teacher

“I did not expect the unforced fumbles that the highest-profile reformers would make. Neither did I predict the role of social media. Most of my sources, here, come from just one blog, Diane Ravitch’s, but they link to a wide array of other sites. 106 more words

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Spell UNO, U*N*I*O*N.

UNO’s Juan Rangel served as Rahm’s election chairman.

The scandal-ridden United Neighborhood Organization runs the largest chain of charter schools in Ilinois.

Now they run the largest chain of unionized charter schools. 215 more words

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Port Huron teachers disappointed in court’s dismissal of evaluation case | Michigan Education Association

From the MEA…

“The case was filed after the district administrators, a few weeks before the end of the school year and during a school day, called 60 teachers into their offices and informed them that they would not have a job next year. 306 more words

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Port Huron teachers disappointed in court’s dismissal of evaluation case | Michigan Education Association

From the MEA…

“The case was filed after the district administrators, a few weeks before the end of the school year and during a school day, called 60 teachers into their offices and informed them that they would not have a job next year. 306 more words

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