Massive Budget Cuts to Maryland Education (Video and Interviews)

http://blip.tv/file/4870126 On March 10, 2011 Your World News had the opportunity to attend the Mass Rally at the Maryland State Capitol where thousands of teachers, parents, students as well as community members were protesting the Massive Proposed Budget Cuts (94 Million Dollars) to Maryland State Education. 15 million of that, alone, will come from Baltimore […]

To all defenders of public education: BAMN

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan is hosting an International Summit on the Teaching Profession in New York City on March 16-17. It is by “invitation only” and timed to take place right before the “Celebration of Teaching and Learning” at the NYC Hilton. Duncan will be using this international platform to push the school […]

New Jersey students walk out of public schools

Picture of the Federal Reserve for Newark School Privatization: The Newark Charter School Fund Building Student walk-outs in New Jersey Thousands of New Jersey high school students walked out of class Tuesday to protest budget cuts.  This was a result of a statewide event organized using text messages and social networking websites like Facebook – […]