What Does Go Public Mean To You?

What Does Go Public Mean to You?

What You May Have Missed

Charter Schools

Charter Schools More Likely to Ignore Special Education Applicants, Study Finds

Charter schools are less likely to respond to application inquiries from parents of students with severe disabilities, according to researchers from Columbia University and the University of Florida. The...


How Corporate Tax Incentives Rob Public School Budgets

A new Good Jobs First study shows that corporate tax incentives—like those given for Amazon HQ2—have diverted at least $1.8 billion from public schools. Public schools in 28 states could have received...

6 steps to boost your advocacy for students and public schools in 2019

6 steps to boost your advocacy for students and public schools in 2019

With the new year upon us, it’s time to take stock of what is worth speaking out about and protecting. For many of us, students and public education top the list. by Félix Pérez If you’ve read...

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The Spirit of the Teacher Walkouts Lived on in the Midterms

The last time I saw Carri Hicks in person, she was wearing her newborn baby in a carrier on her chest as she filled out paperwork to register as a Democratic candidate for state senate, in Oklahoma’s...

Mr. Swindells

American Education Week

A theme that continued to pop up in our #TeacherTuesday series was how public schools and public school educators teach much more than the basics – they teach students how to be good citizens, inspire...


Parents need regular reminders of the broader purposes of public schools

We Americans are busy. We work, shop, cook, take care of the kids, and have little time left over. At a time of growing inequality, for many it feels like a struggle just to stay in place. Naturally, we...