Recent media clips

 

Parents Across America Rejects Arne Duncan’s “Waiver”

Proposal Thoughts and Musings by Bob Sikes – Aug. 10, 2011

 

A weekend interview with Rita Solnet, Florida co-founder of PAA..

Tampa Bay.com – Aug 6, 2011

 

Parents Across America’s Rita Solnet: “Why waste money on a failed reform”

Substance News – Aug 4, 2011

 

Big business of school reform

Charlotte Post -–Aug. 4, 2011

Educating for Democracy: “Save Our Schools” Strategies

Huffington Post  – Aug 3, 2011

 

Parents Across America at the SOS march

MSNBC – Aug 2, 2011

 

Teachers, education activists march on Washington

Catalyst Notebook –  Aug. 1, 2011

 

Teachers set to rally in DC for education reforms

‎Palm Beach Post – Jul 27, 2011

 

Save Our Schools March and National Call to Action

‎Philadelphia Public School Notebook – Jul 27, 2011

 

A march to ‘Save Our Schools’

‎Charlotte Observer –  Jul 22, 2011

 

Simmering discontent puts Stand for Children in hot water

Portland Tribune – Jennifer Anderson – Jul 20, 2011

Reformers, please listen to what parents want for schools

By Helen Gym, Special to CNN – June 8, 2011

 

Who’s the power behind CMS?

Charlotte Observer by Ann Doss Helms – ‎May 8, 2011

 

Parent power

Chicago Tribune – ‎Apr 29, 2011‎

 

Parents spell out detailed school reform blueprint

eSchool News – ‎Apr 25, 2011‎
A national grassroots organization called Parents Across America–a leading group in a young, growing protest movement against test-based school reform–just released its own blueprint for the rewriting of No Child Left Behind, reports the Washington …

 

Opinion: Support for the Teachers Needed

Patch.com – Lisa Reitan – ‎Apr 25, 2011
‎A large organization called Parents Across America; (PAA) has just approached Congress about properly funding our public education. “PAA opposes the expansion of charter schools and other forms of school privatization. Charter schools in New Orleans …

 

Parents spell out detailed school reform blueprint

Washington Post (blog) – Valerie Strauss – ‎Apr 22, 2011‎
A national grassroots organization called Parents Across America — a leading group in a young, growing protest movement against test-based school reform — just released its own blueprint for the rewriting of No Child Left Behind.

 

Parents group hits back at billionaire Broad’s influence on education

North Denver News – ‎Apr 20, 2011‎

Parents Across America have published this parent’s guide to the influence of the Broad Foundation: The question I ask is why should Eli Broad and Bill Gates have more of a say as to what goes on in my child’s classroom than I do? …

 

Remainders: A parents’ guide to the Broad Foundation

GothamSchools – ‎Apr 19, 2011‎

Parent Group rises for Education

Charlotte Observer – Feb 26, 2011

NYC parent forms national group to push for ESEA change

GothamSchools – Feb. 8. 2011

 

Dear President Obama…Sincerely, Parents Across America…

Answer Sheet by Valerie Strauss, Washington Post – Aug 27, 2010

 

BeyondChron: San Francisco’s Alternative Online Daily News » School …

Beyond Chron – Aug 26, 2010