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The Education Crisis In Detroit

Education must be relevant to the student’s life and community. It should stress flexible, creative means of engaging students in solving the problems of our collective, public life, as well as exploring their own talents and concerns. Learning is a life-long activity and the basis for further development of the individual and society.

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A Decade Of Research On The Rich-Poor Divide In …

(8 days ago) WebBasic education, from kindergarten through high school, only expands the disparities. In 2015, during the Obama administration, the …

Category:  Education Go Now

The Great Cost Shift On Higher Education

(1 days ago) WebThe Effects of State Higher Education Cuts. Historically, public colleges and universities get nearly all of their revenue from state …

Category:  Education Go Now

Peace Literacy: Education For Life

(4 days ago) WebIn his book Soldiers of Peace Chappell observed that he had 12 years of math through Calculus II, yet uses few of his math skills in daily life; but he graduated …

Category:  Education Go Now

How The Black Education Movement Took On The Racist Schools …

(7 days ago) WebDecades before these groups were formed, the Black Education Movement (BEM) – a radical community collective of the 1960s and 1970s – took on the …

Category:  Education Go Now

School Privatization Movement’s Scheme To Undermine Public …

(9 days ago) WebStatewide, a Tennessee government commission report released in January identified $15.2 billion worth of education infrastructure improvements that the state …

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Paulo Freire’s Brazil: ‘Return To Grassroots Popular Education’

(Just Now) WebThe Dominican friar who rebelled against the military dictatorship and was imprisoned in the 1970s is today an educator, political activist, liberation theologian and …

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Educating For Insurgency

(5 days ago) WebFor Gillen, the pedagogy required here involves an attentiveness to the way that students make their own plans, but not under conditions of their own choosing, paying attention to …

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Workplace Bullying In Higher Education Is Rampant

(Just Now) WebA study last year by researchers from Michigan State University and Wake Forest University found that academic bullying—sustained hostile behavior from one’s …

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Why I'm Done With Teaching

(6 days ago) WebLast June, the National Education Association found 32% of teachers had considered changing jobs. By November, that number rose to 48%. Currently, EdWeek …

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Report On Koch Network Infiltration Of Public Schools

(4 days ago) WebA new report published Wednesday reveals how the Koch network—a shadowy group of wealthy capitalists acting to push the U.S. in a more conservative …

Category:  Education Go Now

Non-Profit Industrial Complex’s Role In Corporatized Education

(3 days ago) WebEducation historian Diane Ravitch opens the chapter entitled “The Billionaire Boys’ Club” in her seminal book (Ravitch 195) with a discussion of the Ford Foundation’s …

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Emancipatory Mutual Aid: From Education To Liberation

(3 days ago) WebAn impressive example of a large-scale mutual aid endeavor during the COVID-19 crisis comes from a favela of 100,000 people in São Paulo, Brazil. There, 400 …

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Lessons From The Nation’s Black Male Educators

(6 days ago) WebThe place of Black men in higher education, both as students and as educators, has always been precarious—even before the pandemic. A U.S. Department …

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Minnesota Is Changing The Way It Teaches Social Studies

(6 days ago) WebMinnesota Tribes. Among the more obvious changes between Minnesota’s current social studies standards and what the committee is proposing is an increased …

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Supporting Native American Students In Higher Education

(6 days ago) WebWith regard to Native Americans and higher education data, one Forbes article notes that “Only 36.2% of Indigenous students entering four-year institutions of …

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Teachers, Unions, Students Build Trinational Movement

(1 days ago) WebThe significance of winning the struggle for education was summed up in the remarks that CNTE's Juan Melchor shared about the three goals that have guided the …

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Higher Education Workers Are Organizing For Their Own Safety

(1 days ago) WebPresident Biden included $35 billion in funding for higher education in his American Rescue Plan. If this aid makes it into the final Covid relief law, college and …

Category:  Education Go Now