Originally posted on Teacher Under Construction:
Originally posted November 26, 2012
It’s finally here. It’s time we share this initiative widely.
Ever since the fantastic work students at University of Wisconsin-Madison did a few months back, I was fortunately connected to so many like-minded students. Since then, an initiative has been under construction.
There has been a significant amount of criticizing, discussing, and debating, but we all recognized such action can only get us so far. Of course it is pivotal that we continue bringing in differing perspectives, but we must go beyond the regular avenues of discourse and exposure to ensure further progress.
With this purpose in mind, we are working together to build a new national student organization with a clear agenda of what we believe in and what we support.
Whether you are a student in college or high school, a parent, teacher, professor, community member, researcher–any interest in promoting educational equity…
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