A splendid graphic for our New Years greeting and an important post by Julian Vasquez Heilig, an education blogger on the #EdBlogNet (we’re on it too). Julian recaps changes in education policy and successes in pushing back against corporate ed-reformers and their privatization agenda.
Wow. 2014 is already gone. Allot happened in education policy in 2014… Are the corporate reformers finally in retreat? There is some optimism out there that the public is finally seeing through their “civil rights” rhetoric and understanding that their true focus is control, profit, and privatization. With your input and support, Cloaking Inequity, our community blog project, will continue to critique hegemonic education policy in 2015. But first, here is a quick year in review for Cloaking Inequity from 2014.
SO what were the most read posts in 2014?
Intro: A few years ago a UT-Austin undergraduate student sat in my office and told me that she was joining Teach For America and was going to teach in KIPP school. The essence of TFA’s pitch to her?…
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