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My eight-year-old daughter Nora is part of a mass movement. She is one of thousands of children in New York state who opted out of this year’s high-stakes tests. Journalists and opt-out groups are scrambling...

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Several weeks ago, a California judge delivered a ruling that, if upheld, would represent a devastating blow to teacher unions in that state and set a very dangerous precedent nationwide. The ruling in Vergara v....

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By Tom Crean, United Federation of Teachers (NYC), chapter leader (personal capacity) In February, the school board in Central Falls, Rhode Island, the poorest and most densely populated city in the state, voted to fire...

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In the corporate media there is total consensus: Democratic Governor Chet Culver of Iowa is being “forced” to implement a 10% ($600 million) across the board cut to the state budget due to the world...

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