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A letter to the Seattle PTA President regarding Teach for America, Inc.

Dear Lauren, I am a fellow SPS parent and I just read this in the Seattle Times: Controversy about TFA may lag behind the times. Seattle PTSA Council President Lauren … Continue reading

March 21, 2012 · 3 Comments

Questions regarding Teach for America, Inc. that the Seattle School Board has yet to answer.

The Seattle School Board recently voted 5-1 to hire three more TFA, Inc. recruits. Four of these board members are incumbents in an upcoming school board race. These four board … Continue reading

October 4, 2011 · 10 Comments

Whoa! Where did that come from Washington State PTA!? Charter schools?! Part 1

If you are a parent in a Seattle Public School, please forward this to your PTA legislative representative and president. They need to know the facts before voting on this … Continue reading

September 14, 2011 · 17 Comments

The Stepford Wives of Race to the Top: Our PTA

My Day with the PTA This is going to be one of those long ones, so get yourself a cup of coffee or hot tea and get comfortable. Because of … Continue reading

October 10, 2010 · 36 Comments