Kansas city Schools: Latest in the race to the bottom

 Massive school closures in KC to be done by fall: The politics of ‘compassionate conservatism” You’ve no doubt heard the dismal news out Wednesday, March 12, 2020.  Kansas City’s school superintendent said he is going to shutter nearly half the district’s schools due to plummeting enrollment and budget deficits.  Perhaps, more grotesque was his […]

Go Detroit Teachers and Students! Unity puts Robert Bobb and the billionaire 'boyz' club under the lens of legal 'discovery'

Detroit Teachers point the way forward: Resistance to privatization and racist anti-working class policies of Robert Bobb, aka “Eli Broad’ All eyes should be on Detroit where the poverty and inequality is glaring under the oppressive weight of ‘compassionate conservatism’ but where  the resistance is dazzling  .  Educational activists and all public and private workers  […]