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listen.

Over the past two decades, public education has changed dramatically. These reforms are often described to the public using a set of buzzwords that fail to capture the effects of these policies. 

Click on each of these words below to hear from families, students, teachers, and staff about how their schools have been affected. 

Accountability
high stakes tests & standards 
Quality
finding, evaluating & retaining teachers
Failing
improving & closing schools
Choice
charters, co-locations & vouchers 
Equity
from here to educational justice  

Are you connected to a public school?

What's your story? 

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Welcome.

There's a lot of talk about what should happen with public education in the

United States, but we rarely hear from 

the students, teachers, families, and staff inside our schools about their experiences.

It's time to include them in the conversation.

 

Listen to their stories below.

Then, share your own.