education-and-the-us-elections
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Education and the U.S. Elections

Education has not featured much in the U.S. Pres...

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understanding-the-crisis-why-austerity-is-failing
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Understanding the crisis: Why austerity is failin...

Five years have passed since the onset of the ec...

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world-teachers-day-reflection
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World Teachers' Day reflection

I’ve just come back from a speaking at a panel a...

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stop-precarious-work
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Stop precarious work!

Mr. Dyokwe worked as an employee of a factory in...

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a-crisis-of-cost-economic-constraints-to-hiring-more-and-better-teachers
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A crisis of cost: Economic constraints to hiring...

My previous post (“Teacher supply gaps and the l...

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teacher-supply-gaps-and-the-looming-quality-crisis-in-developing-countries
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Teacher supply gaps and the looming quality crisi...

It is widely recognized that while the number an...

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why-does-the-world-bank-hate-teachers?
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Why does the World Bank hate teachers?

In an insulting, biased, and ignorant blog, Shan...

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politics-big-money-versus-democracy
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Politics - Big Money versus Democracy

"Money is the mother's milk of politics." Former...

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reading-mania
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Reading Mania

Economic crises are usually accompanied by conse...

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a-hidden-marketplace-private-tutoring-in-the-former-socialist-bloc
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A hidden marketplace: Private tutoring in the for...

The collapse of the socialist bloc in 1989 was a...

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hidden-privatisations-in-public-education-the-case-of-private-tutoring
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Hidden privatisation(s) in public education: the...

Privatisation in public education has become the...

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the-uncertain-future-of-american-public-education
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The uncertain future of American public education

While academics and policymakers are debating wh...

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back-to-the-dark-days
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Back to the dark days

Public financing of universities in Spain will b...

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austerity-and-the-first-law-of-holes
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Austerity and the First Law of Holes

“If you find yourself in a hole, stop digging.”...

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evaluating-teachers-value-added-has-no-value
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Evaluating Teachers: Value-Added Has No Value

The neoliberal politics and economics of the pas...

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short-termism-vs-sustainable-development
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Short Termism vs. sustainable development

<p style="text-align: justify;">Sustainable deve...

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financial-servility-and-the-education-crisis-in-southern-europe
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Financial servility and the education crisis in s...

In Southern Europe, we are immersed in a deep fi...

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a-generation-scarred-by-the-cuts-of-austerity
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A generation scarred by the cuts of austerity

At the risk of sounding nostalgic, some things i...

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contesting-crisis-and-neoliberal-reforms-in-the-former-socialist-bloc
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Contesting Crisis and (Neo)Liberal Reforms in the...

Since the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991,...

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turning-the-crisis-around-hope-for-change-from-global-trade-unionism
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Turning the crisis around: Hope for change from g...

<p>One of the earliest priorities of the trade u...

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