11:23pm

Mon June 16, 2014
Education

Your Call: How will ending teacher tenure affect education in California?


On the next Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about a California’s judge’s ruling against the state’s union backed teacher tenure laws. What are the state and national implications of this ruling? Who bankrolled this case? And how could axing tenure and seniority change the quality of education in California? Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with rose Aguilar and you.

Guests:

Kitty Kelly Epstein, award-winning Scholar-Activist & author of "Organizing to Change a City"

Halley Potter, policy associate at The Century Foundation

Sarah Jaffe, staff writer at In These Times and the co-host of Dissent magazine's "Belabored" podcast

Web Resources:

New America Media: The Power Struggle Behind the Teacher Tenure Law Suit

The Atlantic: Will California's Ruling Against Teacher Tenure Change Schools?

Capital & Main: Aftermath: What the Vergara Decision Means

NY Times: Taking On Teacher Tenure Backfires

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