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Carol Burris

Carol Burris

Carol Burris is a high school principal, former teacher, author, and a fellow with the National Education Policy Center. In 2013, she was chosen as the New York State High School Principal of the Year by her colleagues. Her most recent book is, "On the Same Track: How to Join the 21st Century Struggle against Re-segregation." Follow her on Twitter: @carolburris

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A Former Lobbyist Explains How the Privatization Movement Is Trying to End Public Education

They all have the same purpose: To undo public education—not only the institution but also the public funding of schools.

Valerie Strauss ·


Rating the 2020 Democrats at This Weekend's Education Forum

Support was voiced by the candidates for community schools, increased school funding for Title I schools, increased pay for teachers, support for unions, fully-funded pre-schools, increasing the number of teachers of color, student loan forgiveness, and other equity issues which have commonly appeared in candidates’ platforms.

Carol Burris ·



Charter Schools Already a Massive Threat. And Now Here Comes Billionaire Betsy Devos

Opening a charter is akin to opening your own business — but the cost and risk are fully funded by the taxpayers.

Carol Burris ·


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