see video whistleblower atty Kathleen Carroll who was fired by the agency after exposing illegality & pro-charter bias
no investigation/follow-up by Attorney General or Gov Brown after scathing audit of CA Commission for Teacher Credential showing widespread corruption;
Commission controlled by pro-charter school forces .
She also discusses how there is a well-oiled machine spending huge amounts of money to dismantle public education in CA
Flash mob at Time Warner HQ in NYC:
Two Labor Protest videos to inspire
See the short video I made of the press conf at Steiner's residence
Video of students reading Jamaica HS play at Jan. 27th rallyAT GEM you tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?
Rockaway Theatre Company 2010 Highlights
Rabbit Hole, Cactus Flower, Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Rockaway Cafe (Halloween review), Odd Couple
Jamaica HS: The Play WAS The Thing
Brian Jones on NBC Education Nation with Rhee, Canada and Weingarten.
One-on-one with Cathie BlackRead Black's very first interview given to the press -
Ravitch and Moskowitz Go Womano, WomanoExclusive Ed Notes interviews.
Plus check out these videos of Diane Ravitch
Aug. 22, 2010
Parents close down PEP:
I put up a video of Patrick's comments and the immediate reaction.
Part 2 of our coverage on you tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wvnnzqC8lb4
Another view of the PEP meeting in Spanish with Eng subtitles
Aug. 21: Two Labor Protest videos:
Great music protest video filmed in a Target store.
Hotel workers in San Francisco perform their version of Lady GaGa song at Weston Hotel
Posted July 2010
PS 193K: Stop Budget Cuts Video
Wonderful Video: Why Merit Pay and Value Added Won't WorkMerit Pay, Teacher Pay, and Value Added Measures
A Tale of Two RalliesWatch the rank & file hold their own spirited rally while the UFT staff holds a wine and cheese infomercial.
See Randi Weingarten scream, "Norman, put down that camera!"
Hear her approach me near Tweed and ask me to hand over the tape.
No wonder she pushed through a gag-rule resolution at the Jan. 28 Delegate Assembly (read James Eterno's account at the ICE blog.)
See the two-part video:
The Video the UFT Doesn't Want You To See: The ATR Rally
Related: Accountable Talk's brilliant critique of Randi's recent job fair letter. Break A Leg, ATRs
Chicago CORE Leads RallyVideo: Save Our Schools Rally May 25, 2010
LATU Presidential Candidate Julie Washington
Julie will be running for President this February (2011) to succeed AJ Duffy who you might have heard on South Bronx Teacher's radio show this week.
In this video Washington pretty much sums up the outcomes of the ed deform movement. http://blip.tv/file/4055608