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Confrontation for Profit and War

From Strategic Culture Foundation

By BRIAN CLOUGHLEY

The US Congress is intent on encouraging and increasing the level of confrontation with Russia and has formulated the «Stability and Democracy for Ukraine Act» or «STAND for Ukraine Act», which it  991 more words

World At WAR

I can't believe we live in a company country with for-profit prisons

We are watching Night Of, and the parents are visiting their son for the first time. This, combined with this past season of Orange is the New Black, got me thinking how our prison systems are for-profit. 29 more words

Socializing Risk, Privatizing Profit

Our regular reader Chiara, who lives in Ohio and is a public school parent, is disturbed by the diversion of public dollars for private purposes. … 215 more words

Accountability

Questions about EQUIP, Ed Department’s Expansion of Aid to New Providers

On Tuesday, The U.S. Department of Education announced (Department press release, Wall Street Journal story) the eight partnerships that were selected in the EQUIP (Educational QUality through Innovative Partnerships) experimental sites program. 878 more words

Regulation

Uganda Parliament Orders Bridge International Academies to Close Its Schools

The Ugandan Parliament ordered the for-profit corporation Bridge International Academies to close its schools for failing to meet the nation’s standards. The linked report comes from Education International, which represents teachers’ unions around the world. 732 more words

Education Industry

On the prison system;

“It was Ronald Reagan and all their doing, they introduced a for profit prison system where the more prisoners they house, the more money they make.”

Michael Barber and Joel Klein Advise the World about How to Achieve Greatness in Education

Michael Barber and Joel Klein have written a report for the World Economic Forum about how to achieve greatness in education. Their report is titled “Unleashing Greatness: Nine Plays to Spark Innovation in Education.” 489 more words

Education Reform