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A Brief Summary of Jeb Bush's Education Activities

This cartoon summarizes Jeb Bush’s education record. He is best known for championing high-stakes testing, A-F school grades, supporting Common Core, charters, vouchers, third-grade retention, and anything that. 386 more words

Common Core

Walmart and Nestle Pillaging California’s Water Supply For Profit

Source: Activist Post, by Claire Bernish

In the midst of an exceptional drought in California, Nestle is not only refusing to stop bottling water, but if the head of the company had his way, production would increase. 344 more words

Collectivism - For The Greater Good, Of Course

Arizona: Retired Principal Exposes Charter Chains' Financial Games

The United States never allowed for-profit “public schools” until the charter industry emerged. Now they are spreading.

Jim Hall, a retired principal in Arizona, has formed Arizonans for Charter School Accoubtability to expose their sleazy deals and to show how children and taxpayers are cheated. 248 more words

Charter Schools

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Entrepreneurs

International Outcry Against For-Profit Schools Funded by U.S. Philanthropists

Over 100 international organizations signed a statement critical of privatization of education in Kenya and Uganda. They specifically criticized the World Bank for endorsing a for-profit chain of schools called Bridge International Academies. 984 more words

Education Industry