Speaking Event: Public Education for All - How to Stop the Corporate Agenda of Privatization
Special guest speaker Dr. Steven Strauss.
Dr. Strauss is an author and practicing Baltimore-area neurologist and Ph.D. linguistics scholar. He is a frequent writer and speaker on education issues, to which he brings an anti-capitalist analysis and the passion of a parent with two children educated in public schools.
He works with grassroots organizers to warn of the danger that the education reforms pose and was a participant in the 2011 Save Our Schools protest in Washington, D.C. against corporatization and high-stakes testing.