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For the Public Education chapters and issues…

http://www.theinvestigativefund.org/investigation/2017/09/07/benefits-expansion-p-classes/ Who Benefits From the Expansion of AP Classes? Testing companies are raking in millions of federal and state dollars on increasing classes in low-income majority black and Latino high schools. SEPTEMBER 7, 2017 By ALINA TUGEND Advertisements

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Hedge funds and privatization of public education…

https://soundcloud.com/ http://cloakinginequity.com/2012/10/23/why-do-hedge-funds-adore-charters/ http://www.jconline.com/article/20120122/COLUMNISTS30/201220333/Bangert-hedge-fund-buck-made-school-reform Charter schools and teachers Based on available data, charter school staffs appear more diverse, have fewer years of experience, and are paid less than those at the typical public school. The 2003–2004 Schools and Staffing Survey of

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More for the Education Chapters…

http://www.backpackfullofcash.com/ Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nL4WIUa2LyA

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Ed. reform sites…

This is the lady’s blog that I saw on TV last night:https://wrenchinthegears.com/ and this the organization she initially got involved with, I think… https://parentsunitedphila.com/

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General interest from various sites… Major link on privatization of Public Education…

http://www.alternet.org/election-2016/12-more-features-white-working-class-trump-voters by Steven Rosenfeld covers national political issues for AlterNet, including America’s democracy and voting rights. He is the author of several books on elections and the co-author of Who Controls Our Schools: How Billionaire-Sponsored Privatization Is Destroying Democracy and

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Education Chapters…

http://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/03/08/betsy-devoss-education-agenda-can-be-overturned-city-shows-how “What Philadelphia’s fight against market-driven school“reform” can teach us about resisting attacks on public education.” By Helen Gym… Helen Gym is a Councilmember At Large from Philadelphia and Vice-Chair of Local Progress, a national network of progressive elected officials.Some

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A good education article…

…Charter Schools, the next frontier of Democracy repression…http://www.alternet.org/education/north-carolinas-charter-school-industry-slowly-gutting-public-education

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Education related…

The Higher Education Revolution Podcast #1 Over the last couple of weeks we have been preparing a podcast to go with the publication. In it we’ll discuss the articles we’ve posted and invite writers to come on to give more

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Education Chapters and…

…some other links to articles by or about Henry Girouxhttp://www.truth-out.org/news/item/35956-higher-education-and-neoliberal-temptation ALMANTAS SAMALAVICIUS Almantas Samalavicius holds a Ph.D. in art history and theory and is a professor at Vilnius Gediminas Technical University. He is the author of numerous books and essays

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For the “Education and Democracy” Chapters…

…and Greg W. as well…http://www.alternet.org/education/crisis-education-super-wealthy-corporate-education-system-wants-destroy-public-schools http://www.alternet.org/education/billionaire-funded-charter-school-juggernaut-hits-roadblock-los-angeles One story that circulated around the time of the massive Government/Taxpayer bailout of the Banking and financial sectors at the time of “The Great Recession” really getting to “full tilt boogie” status went something

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