Occupy Education: Teachers, Students Resist School Closings, Privatizations, Layoffs and Rankings

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Democracy Now!

Occupy Education: Teachers, Students Resist School Closings, Privatizations, Layoffs and Rankings

As students across the country stage a national day of action to defend public education, we look at the nation’s largest school systems — Chicago and New York City — and the push to preserve quality public education amidst new efforts to privatize schools and rate teachers based on test scores.