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    Did you know that real stuff happens all the time in the fight against corporatized/bureaucratized education refom? Not the kind of stuff where someone posts a polemic rant on the web, as well-intentioned as that might be.

    The Time is Now

    Predatory education reformers view children as widgets to be improved, standardized, and certified. If every brain is different, can children be expected to all achieve the same benchmarks, at the same time?

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    • With Eyes Wide Open and a Broken Heart

      To let go of the desire to cure or rescue, to sit with the pain that compels us to reach for quick reforms would be to begin to act ethically.

    • The Role of Poverty in School Success

      U.S. policy initiatives to improve the U.S. education system are misguided because they deny evidence documenting that students from disadvantaged households perform less well in school than those from more advantaged families.