Category Archives: Diane Ravitch

It’s My Anniversary, But I Won’t Stop Fighting Your Reforms Until the Sun Sets on Your #ReignOfError

Dear Bill and Melinda, It’s my 20th wedding anniversary today, but on a day when I ought to be celebrating — just like every day — I found myself talking to my husband about the damages of your corporate reforms. … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Education Reform, Democracy, Diane Ravitch, Reign of Error, Resistance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Mr. Gates, Don’t Wait a Decade. You Are Wrong.

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A letter from a teacher: At the classroom level, every day matters, as experienced teachers reach out and teach not only academic content, but also social skills, problem-solving skills, coping skills…the list is…

Posted in Bill Gates, Corporate Education Reform, Diane Ravitch, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reign of Error: Diane Ravitch vs. Bill Gates

image courtesy of Dear Bill and Melinda, Our hopes were dashed when you ignored our invitation to attend Diane Ravitch’s Reign of Error Book Tour in Seattle tonight.  Your silence and your continued lack of response to any one … Continue reading

Posted in Bill Gates, Capitalism, Charter Schools, Civil Rights, College and Career Ready, Common Core, Common Core High Stakes Testing, Dialogue with Teachers, Diane Ravitch, Edreform, Failing Schools, inBloom Data Mining, Invitation to Bill and Melinda Gates to dialogue with Teachers' Letters to Bill Gates, Invitation to Interview, Melinda Gates, Poverty, Privatization, Profit, Race to the Top, Reign of Error: The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America's Public Schools, War on Public Education | 1 Comment

Formal Open Invitation for an Interview and Attendance to Diane Ravitch’s Seattle Book Tour Event

Dear Bill and Melinda, I am writing Re: A formal invitation to listen to Diane Ravitch speak about her new book and to invite you to join me for an interview about Diane’s new book, Reign of Error: The Hoax of … Continue reading

Posted in Diane Ravitch, Invitation to Interview, Reign of Error: The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America's Public Schools | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment