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Can Public Education Survive COVID-19?

The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted apartheid conditions in US public schools. The post Can Public Education Survive COVID-19? appeared first on The Real News Network….

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‘Students Have Fallen Off The Face Of The Planet’

Remote learning has created huge barriers to learning for low income communities of color, where four in ten families lack high speed internet access. The…

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New Teachers Union President: To Uplift Baltimore, Uplift Youth

In an exclusive interview, new Baltimore Teachers Union Diamonté Brown talks with TRNN’s Jaisal Noor about her stunning victory, her plan to bridge divides within…

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“We Can’t Be the Best Students if We’re Not Put in the Proper Environment”

Students, parents, and the ACLU and NAACP-LDF are suing Maryland for under-funding Baltimore’s majority black school district The post “We Can’t Be the Best Students…

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Baltimore Is Slaughtering Black Children

In the aftermath of a shooting at Frederick Douglass High School, teacher Daniel Parsons argues Baltimore is systematically failing its young people The post Baltimore…

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