Michelle Gunderson teaches fourth grade in the Chicago public schools.
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Sunday, September 20, 2015
Report from Chicago: Dyett Hunger Strike Ends
The hunger strike for Dyett High School ended Saturday morning on day 34. Once again I headed to the south side to be with my friends and fellow education fighters known as the Dyett Twelve. Education activists had been told that the hunger strikers would have an announcement this morning, and many...
Friday, December 12, 2014
Learning From Karen Lewis
Karen Lewis is a woman who speaks truth to power— boldly and without hesitation. When you listen to her words and watch her actions, you realize the possibility of winning, the possibility of what it means to fight back. She inspired us all when she led the 2012 teachers’ strike in Chicago. Karen...