Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Teachers and Parents of Puerto Rico Launch Historic Strike & Boycott Against Standardized Testing
Mercedes Martinez and the FMPR teacher union's resistance to privatization is the subject of this Jesse Hagopian piece. Ed Notes and ICEUFT has supported the FMPR for 10 years since their pullout from the AFT and their subsequent strike though Angel Gonzalez, who was one of the founders of the pre-cursor of GEM along with myself and John Lawhead. (Use the search box on the sidebar to read background pieces going back go 2008.) In recent years, MORE has been a big supporter of the FMPR.
iews/2018/05/07/teachers-and-p arents-puerto-rico-launch-hist oric-strike-boycott-against