A 3 day Hackathon-type competition specializing in the creation of educational videos. Within the Northern area of Pakistan which is partially controlled by the Taliban, people are keen to go to high school, but are held back, as a result of the Taliban need to control what the boys be taught, in order that they have a non secular education and not a lot else, they usually imagine women mustn’t have an education at all, as a result of ladies are thought-about to be mere breeding machines and nearly slaves and chattels, second class residents who should know their place and be saved where they can not be seen.
After years of trial and error, we all know the insurance policies and methods which have really made a difference in scholar advancement: Choice in education; building on the basics; STEM topics and phonics; career and technical education; ending social promotions; merit pay for good academics; classroom discipline; parental involvement; and strong leadership by principals, superintendents, and locally elected school boards.
A couple of hours later though I received a notice from another teacher and they advised me that the curriculum review wasn’t anything that the district couldn’t have carried out itself and for lots cheaper than hiring these education mercenaries. This is a very FUNDAMENTAL overview of a few of the various options obtainable for education in most areas.
Management of school-related points is spread across a number governmental businesses, and President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for U.S. education secretary, Betsy DeVos, won’t be the one member of his cupboard to have a say in pupil-facing coverage. In reality, in my view, anyone who attended college and elect to go together with someone undereducated is losing his/her college education.
Alfred and Alfonzo Chavez, members of U.N.I.D..S. , speak with us about Tucson’s Freedom Summer, we converse with Tara Mack, Director of the Education for Liberation Community and member of the Trainer Activist Teams, about the No Historical past is Illegal Campaign, and we hear a clip of Tony Diaz talking about Librotraficante.