The Fight For Quality Education (Feb. 9, 7pm)

January 29, 2019

The Fight For Quality Education Saturday, February 9, 7PM (Doors open at 6:30PM) South Berkeley Senior Center 2939 Ellis St, Berkeley Public education has been under attack for decades. But last year some things began to change. Teachers in West

Student Debt: You Are Not a Loan

October 1, 2013

From early on, we are taught that education is a ticket to a better future. But the reality for many of us is much different than the promise. The costs of college are going through the roof, making it unaffordable

What Could Education Be Like?

October 1, 2013

What would education look like if it was designed to give human beings the possibility to develop all of their talents to the fullest? Growing up, children want to be astronauts, teachers, doctors, musicians, and just about everything else they

Public Education Under Attack

October 1, 2013

We hear the constant discussion from both Democrats and Republicans about the need to reform our education system. Every day there are reports about the failure of education in the U.S. Many politicians point to the schools, trying to blame

The Fight for a Real Education

October 1, 2013

In the U.S., the public education system has been shaped by different goals. On the one hand, the wealthy elite have required a disciplined work force with enough education to work. But the working class and poor also want education

Sit Down, Shut Up, Do What You’re Told

October 1, 2013

The purpose of public education has always been above all to meet the economic needs of the wealthy elite by providing the owners of corporations with a steady supply of workers. Public education was organized as a system not to