This space explores issues in public education policy, and it advocates for a commitment to and a re-examination of the democratic purposes of schools. If there is some urgency in the message, it is due to the current reform efforts that are based on a radical re-invention of education, now spearheaded by a psychometric blitzkrieg of "metastasizing testing" aimed at dismantling a public education system that took almost 200 years to build. JH August, 2005
Wednesday, November 16, 2005
Save Head Start ---Call Your Congressman Now
Click here to get information on the impending vote to cut HHS programs, including $11 million to Head Start. And here is a link to Congress.org where you can get the phone numbers.