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Newest Existential Threat to Oakland's Public Schools

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Tom Ultican  reports on  forces in Oakland, Ca. which have  introduced a “Systems of Schools” plan to destroy public education there. He has written a series of posts about the “Destroy Public Education Movement,” a phrase coined by Professor Jim Scheurich of Indiana University, who has been documenting this vile effort to privatize public schools  “The plan basically posits that with 30% of students in charter schools, the system has become inefficient. Therefore, the school board needs to review resources & close schools in areas with too many seats and overlapping programs! Continuing the Big Lie Read this powerful post with links to the shannanigans afoot in California.

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I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)

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