Increasingly, teachers are speaking out against school reforms that they believe are demeaning their profession, and some are simply quitting because they have had enough. Here is one resignation letter from a veteran teacher.
Playingforchange.com created a worldwide charity for the benefit of teaching children to play instruments. Each year there is a song or songs street musicians from around the world play and sell CDs. Please listen to these talented people...peace.
Officials from the Koch brothers' funding arm have announced a new "venture philanthropy" project called Stand Together, with aims of "strengthening the fabric of American society," and focusing on "poverty" and "educational quality," according to USA Tod