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Interesting Blog about Creating/Exploiting a Crisis

http://blog.ourfuture.org/20121206/get-ready-for-americas-next-education-crisis?utm_source=wordtwit

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Taxpayer Savings Grant Program

All of a sudden there seem to be a lot of activities and documents about a proposed Taxpayer Savings Grant Program, which is nothing more than a voucher proposal to privatize Texas public schools.  We have posted information on Facebook about it, along with links to key documents.  To find that information on our website, […]

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Why We Still Need Public Schools

Public schools are a major part of the moral fabric of the Common Good that binds us together as one people instead of dividing us into segregated neighborhoods with few common understandings. This study by the Center on Education Policy traces the history of public schools in America and declares the need, the imperative, for […]

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Texas Kids Can’t Wait by Bonnie A. Lesley

Texas Kids Can’t Wait  by Bonnie A. Lesley When we were working on the Money Does Matter publication for the Equity Center two years ago, we called for political action at the local level to influence legislators’ votes in the 2011 session. Some groups were formed, but, for the most part, they operated quietly in […]

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