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Hate and Love: Top Five @Twitter blocks and Top Ten Follows

We’ve all heard about celebrities blocking Twitter followers and fans because they cross the line— they bully, they stalk and other types of gross malfeasance ( 963 more words

Diane Ravitch

Hillary Clinton’s School Choice

WSJ Review & Outlook

She used to support charters. Now she’s for the union agenda.

July 31, 2016 5:25 p.m. ET


No one would call the 2016 election a battle of ideas, but it will have policy consequences. 579 more words

School Choice

Quick Fix Education Solutions Do Not Work

With a global economy rapidly changing and demanding new skills, education should be a top priority for both Democrats and Republicans.

Unfortunately, this topic has not received a lot of attention in the 2016 presidential campaign. 235 more words


AFT Convention 2016 - Days 3 and 4

AFT Convention 2016 wrapped up in Minneapolis yesterday. Here’s a little about the last day and a half.

A pattern began to develop. Each resolution was followed by a little positive discussion, perhaps an attempt at an amendment, and the question was quickly called. 751 more words

Teachers Unions

AFT Convention 2016 - Day 2

AFT Convention 2016. Day 3 will start in a few hours. I’m writing a post each day from Minneapolis. Day 2:

I’m still “tweeting” – little snippets, sometimes with a snapshot. 580 more words

The Wide World

AFT Convention 2016 - Day 1

AFT Convention 2016. Day 2 is about to start. I’ll write a post each day I’m out here in Minneapolis. Here’s Day 1:

Came in during the preliminaries, registered as a visitor, made my way into the hall, Larry Carter, UTNO president, now Louisiana Federation President, was the first to say hi. 917 more words

The Wide World

How is Randi Weingarten's view of the debate in the Democratic Party like her view of union democracy?

A Reuters/Ipsos poll has a possible Hillary Clinton nominee with a double digit lead over the presumptive Republican and fascist, Donald Trump.

Polling has been notoriously predictably unpredictable – unable to predict much in this campaign. 556 more words