Other Voices: The Connexions Newsletter - September 10, 2016
Back to School

Diemer, Ulli (ed.)
http://www.connexions.org/Media/CXNL-2016-09-10.htm

Publisher:  Connexions
Date Written:  10/09/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX19938

Education – about the world, and about social change in particular – is a key element in the work that Connexions does. In this issue of Other Voices, we explore a few aspects of the ways in which education and educational institutions are changing. We also look at ways in which education is used to bring about change.

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Contents:

Back to School
Topic of the Week: Education

Housebroken
School Reform and the Attack on Public Education
Charter Schools Increase Fraud, Corruption, Chaos, and Anarchy
At the Escuelita Zapatista, Students Learn Community Organizing and Civil Resistance as a Way of Life
Academics can change the world -- if they stop talking only to their peers
Who's downloading pirated papers? Everyone

Website of the Week: Highlander Center
Book of the Week: We Make the Road by Walking: Conversations on education and social change
Film: Working class cinema: a video guide
Organizing: Critique of Nonviolent Politics: From Mahatma Gandhi to the Anti-Nuclear Movement
People's History: At the forefront of revolution
From the Archives: The Uses and Abuses of ‘Civil Society’

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