Arne Duncan is a buffoon.
Unfortunately for the nation’s students, teachers, parents and public education system he also serve’s as the country’s Secretary of Education.
Over the past few days, Education Bloggers around the country have been reporting on Duncan’s recent defense of the national corporate education privatization movement.
Here are some of the commentary pieces education bloggers have posted over the last few days about Arne Duncan’s recent claim that suburban white moms are the problem behind the Obama Administration’s problems with the Common Core roll-out.
More blog posts will be added as they are located.
At the bottom of the post you’ll find a link to one of the petitions going around calling for Duncan’s removal.
Julian Vasquez Heilig – A Top Ten of Duncan’s Inanity: Obama’s Basketball Buddy Drops Ball on Ed
Paul Thomas – SECRETARY DUNCAN AND THE POLITICS OF WHITE OUTRAGE
Paul Thomas – AN ARNE DUNCAN READER: LET’S HAVE THAT CONVERSATION
Paul Thomas – THE DUNCAN DEBACLE: IT’S NOT (JUST) ABOUT DUNCAN
Jose Luis Vilson – First They Came For Urban Black and Latino Moms (For Arne Duncan)
Chris Guerrieri – Arne Duncan’s backhanded insult to teachers.
Mercedes Schneider – Some Kids “Aren’t Brilliant”? This Duncan Blunder Is Bigger Than It First Appears
Mercedes Schneider – Arne Is Aiming for Damage Control But Just Can’t Seem to Get It Right
Ken Previti – White suburban dads: Wimps?
Ken Previti – Arne and the Mommies II: “My son had great test scores…”
Kenneth Bernstein – A parent’s response to Arne Duncan
Susan Ohanian – http://susanohanian.org/cartoon_fetch.php?id=849
Bronx Teacher – Arne Doofus Dingus Dunce Duncan of DC
Crazy Crawfish – Arne Duncan has lost his mind
Rachel Levy – Public education for me but not for thee
Fred Klonsky – Arne’s racism. Which suburban white mom?
Fred Klonsky – Ten minute drawing. Clumsy phrases.
Raging Horse Blog – On Arne Duncan (and Co.) and the Inerrancy of the Common Core
Students Last – White Suburban Moms Declared A Terrorist Group
Students Last – A Sitcom Star Is Born?
The Assailed Teacher – Exclusive! My Interview with Arne Duncan
K12NewsNetwork – Why This “Suburban Mom” Thinks Arne Duncan’s All Wrong
Kitty Boitnett – Arne Duncan Sticks His Foot In His Mouth–Again
Curmudgucation – Arne Duncan vs. White Moms
DSWright/Firedoglake: Suburban Moms” Comment, Promotes Economic Ignorance