In mid-livestream, you might say. Find other speeches here. Watch live streaming video from califather at livestream.com
Occupy DOE 2.0 Press Release FINAL PDF: Click that link to download it.
Stephen Krashen is the funniest, most entertaining, and most knowledgeable educator/researcher that the University of Southern California can brag about. If you have not heard Stephen make his case, brew up a cup of tea and check this out. Watch live streaming video from califather at livestream.com
Dave Green: "The Inconvenient Truth Behind Teach for America and Its Inadequate Version of Teacher Training"
Continuing our teach-in from last weekend’s Occupation at ED, next up is Dave Green, who does field supervision of teacher interns for Fordham U. in NYC. This is a really well-crafted presentation by someone who has seen TFA up close and personal. Please watch and learn. The KIPP chain gangs and their emulators could not […]
Occupy the Department of Education, sponsored by United Opt Out, took place in DC March 30 – April 2, 2012. The quantitative numbers were somewhat low for an Occupy protest but from a qualitative standpoint, the event was a huge success. Teachers, parents, concerned citizens and academics gathered for four straight days outside the DoED. […]
Need I say anything more about this picture? No, this will be the album cover of our lives and will make a perfect visual of the book we’re going to write.
Here’s the link to the livestream account where all of the days events and teach-ins were broadcast. You can view all on archive, speakers from Mike Klonsky, Jesse Turner, Steve Krashen, David Greene, and others. Enjoy.
During the past weekend (March 30-April 2), a feisty and determined group of teachers, scholars, parents, grandparents, and students met to organize and teach one another about how all this high stakes testing is not good for kids. Califather was there to capture the entire 4 day event on live video, which is now archived […]
Seattle Educations has a great spread on #occupy the DOE in DC, including @unitedoptout #optoutreach
Here it is, check it out. Thanks folks!
How is it possible that schools are expected to level all social inequities, yet they must do so with constant reminder that their money is under perpetual attack? I don’t get it. Can someone explain it to me once they read this, via crooksandliars. And by the way, how is it possible that not ONE […]
Here’s a new something-something at the Huffington Post on the Occupy the DOE event this week. OMG!!
Reporting on the event less than one week away! The event includes seminars, led by professors, activists and others, as well as marches and speeches that together are designed to express opposition to the education policies of President Obama and Education Secretary Arne Duncan, which critics say have, among other things, increased the importance of […]