Written and edited by Norm Scott:
EDUCATE! ORGANIZE!! MOBILIZE!!!
Three pillars of The Resistance – providing information on current ed issues, organizing activities around fighting for public education in NYC and beyond and exposing the motives behind the education deformers. We link up with bands of resisters. Nothing will change unless WE ALL GET INVOLVED IN THE STRUGGLE!
Calling all students, parents, teachers, education workers and
community members to take part in a national day of action to defend
Stand UP! Speak OUT!
Join Right to Education, Occupy the DOE and Southside Community Schools Coalition for:
2PM MARCH starting @ Department of Education Headquarters (52 Chambers Street)
led by Right to Education
4PM SPEAK OUT @ Fort Greene Park (Dekalb Avenue side)
facilitated by Occupy the DOE and Right to Education
5PM PRESS CONFERENCE @ Brooklyn Technical HS (Dekalb and Ft. Greene Place)
led by Southside Community Schools Coalition
6PM the Panel for Educational Policy will vote to co-locate more
charter schools in public schools. Various students, parents, educators
and community organizations have called to boycott the PEP.
March 10 - STATE OF THE UNION PART 2: TIME TO FIGHT BACK
See Norms Notes for a variety of articles of interest: http://normsnotes2.blogspot.com/.
And make sure to check out the side panel on the right for important bits.