The public education landscape is enriched by having many options – neighborhood public schools, magnet schools, community schools, schools that focus on career and technical education, and even charter schools.
Mike Bloomberg may be a Republican these days. But he has been a Democrat for most of his adult life.
I would love to support Hillary for president if she would come out against the travesty in Iraq. But I don’t think she can speak out against the occupation because she supports it.
I can’t speak for the other people whose children have died, but I can speak for my family and the other members of Gold Star Families for Peace. We believe we’re honoring our children by working for peace.
Where educators are raising and combining their voices, the seeds of positive change have emerged. Collective voice, exercised through the union, is power – the power to drive real change for our kids, families and communities.
I was told my son was killed in the war on terror. He was killed by George Bush’s war of terror on the world.
I admire President Chavez for his strength to resist the United States. Instead, Bush is waging a war of terrorism against the world.
There’s no silver bullet when it comes to helping all children achieve. Great public schools are our best shot.
Our country has been overtaken by murderous thugs… gangsters who lust after fortunes and power.
High-quality alternative educational settings should be available when students violate codes of conduct and need to be removed from the classroom while still maintaining access to instruction. And there must be social, health and psychological services to address students’ needs.