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During this time of giving, some recommendations

With a Trump presidency and administration, we need to strengthen and support organizations and news groups that fight to protect democracy and the rights of all human beings. To follow … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · 1 Comment

A letter in solidarity with Seattle teachers by Rethinking Schools

The following is a letter in solidarity drafted by Rethinking Schools editors and staff: Dear Seattle Education Association, Rethinking Schools editors and staff express our solidarity as you go on … Continue reading

September 10, 2015 · 1 Comment

Barbara Miner at Elliot Bay Books this Friday

Education/Journalist Barbara Miner, previous editor of Rethinking Schools and author of the investigative article Looking Past the Spin: Teach for America, will be at Elliott Bay Books this Friday to … Continue reading

May 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Corporate Reform Movement and the Pushback

Stan Karp of Rethinking Schools gave this talk at the Northwest Teachers for Social Justice conference held in Seattle on October 1, 2010. Look again at the issues the corporate reformers have made … Continue reading

October 23, 2011 · 1 Comment

A San Francisco Parent on Charter Schools

The following is an article written by Caroline Grannan, a Parents Across America founding member and regular contributor to the San Francisco Examiner, who graciously allowed me to post this … Continue reading

October 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Northwest Conference on Teaching for Social Justice

This is a conference not to be missed.  All are invited. Dora On Saturday, October 1st, the Fourth Annual Northwest Conference on Teaching for Social Justice will take place at … Continue reading

September 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

All the Reasons Why Teachers’ Evaluations Should Not Be Tied to Test Scores

Seattle’s own Wayne Au, an editor of Rethinking Schools and Assistant Professor at the University of Washington Bothell campus, describes all of the reasons why teachers’ evaluations should not be … Continue reading

January 8, 2011 · Leave a comment

Watch Diane Ravitch, Wayne Au, Jesse Hagopian and Dora Taylor in “Race to Where?” a Seattle Ed 2010 forum on the misdirection of ed reform, now online!

Here is the footage of our Oct. 5 forum on ed reform: “Race to Where?” featuring Dr. Diane Ravitch (Skyped in from her home in New York), Wayne Au of … Continue reading

October 23, 2010 · 3 Comments