Banding together for Peaceful Social Justice for all people.


This is madness. A Michigan law passed by Republicans allows for schools that don’t meet specific requirements for academic achievement to be simply closed. Shut down. Kids thrown out. It’s a draconian step, one that essentially tells parents, “We don’t want to make the investments in your children’s schools needed to bring them up to par, so we are giving up on you.” These schools are often the focal point of communities, places where families interact, the glue that helps hold the neighborhood together. Shutting them down is one more nail in the coffin in terms of rebuilding communities. This year, 38 schools, 24 of which are in Detroit, are slated for closure. Michigan Radio’s Jennifer Guerra produced some terrific reporting on this issue this week in her segment titled, “What’s the deal with Michigan’s plan to close 38 schools?” In it, she shows how few options are left for parents and their kids: t came as a big surprise to Eugene Brown to learn that his daughter’s school was a

Source: Who in their right mind thinks improving “failing” schools means defunding then shutting them down? Republicans. | Eclectablog

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

Fully Myelinated

Politics, health care, science, education, and pretty much anything I find interesting

Current News Times

Source For News Now

Naturist Philosopher

Thoughts and ramblings about naturism

Tender Addiction

Teen Love and other cuteness

Purenudism Photo & Video

Banding together for Peaceful Social Justice for all people.

The Meandering Naturist

Traveling the world in search of naturist nirvana...

OUR NATURIST BLOG

NO CLOTHES? NO WORRIES!

S.K. Nicholls

mybrandofgenius

Diary of a Nudist

Banding together for Peaceful Social Justice for all people.

Catholic In The 21st Century

Trying To Be A Light In Dark Places (Matthew 5:14 - 16)

clothes free life

giving life to naturism's ideals and nudism's practice

MojoNude

Nude is our natural, default state. Clothing is a deviation and a compromise.

Young Naturists America

Banding together for Peaceful Social Justice for all people.

Naturist Family Events video and foto blog 裸体主義ファミリーイベント

Banding together for Peaceful Social Justice for all people.

The Discerning Nudist

Selected reading for those who prefer to live without clothing

Nudism-Naturist Freedom

Banding together for Peaceful Social Justice for all people.

Naturism-Nudism PURENUDISM 2015Nudist Family

Banding together for Peaceful Social Justice for all people.

%d bloggers like this: