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Comrade Dewey and Others--Cultural Genocide as a Sacred Mission--Part Two

by Al Benson Jr.

In going through the mass of documentation Sam Blumenfeld and Alex Newman have provided in their book Crimes of the Educators  832 more words

Bill Gates Pushes a Rope

Must be tough. All that money and doodly-squat to show for it.

Bill Gates gave a speech yesterday about his plans to fix American education. He has found the secret, he explained. 672 more words

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Coming in 2016: Peace Jobs: A Student's Guide to Starting a Career Working for Peace

By: David J. Smith, October 8, 2016

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Community Colleges

Meet America’s First School District to Serve 100% Organic Meals

When schools in California’s Sausalito Marin City District return to session this August, they will be the first in the nation to serve their students 100 percent organic meals, sustainably sourced and free of genetically modified organisms (GMOs). 385 more words

Daily News

Google Apps for Education: The promise and peril of tech in the classroom.

This past Sunday started out to be a fairly unremarkable one for our household. I got up early to do some writing, my wife had her coffee on our upstairs patio, my daughter lolled in her room reading a book. 1,294 more words

Public Education

Debating the value of charter schools in Baltimore

Listen to my appearance on the Marc Steiner show on September 29, 2015, where I debate charter operators in Baltimore about the merits of a lawsuit that they have filed against the city. 98 more words

Civic Engagement And Activism

Is This for Real?

In one of the dumber attempts to improve education and reward good teachers, Florida has instituted a plan that will grant teachers a bonus of up to $10,000 based on the ACT or SAT scores teachers earned back in high school. 845 more words

Public Education