Steven Zimmerman

Guest Blogger

Founder, The Coalition of Public Independent Charter Schools

New York City, New York

Steven Zimmerman is founder of the Coalition of Public Independent Charter Schools (CPICS).
Learn more about the CPICS virtual conference at http://bit.ly/2x9I93k. The event will be live-streamed on the CPICS Facebook page from 4pm-7pm ET at http://www.facebook.com/cpicschools.

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Posted Sep. 17, 2018

There Are Charter Schools Run By the Community and For the Community

Three decades since the passage of the first charter school law, this movement of extreme promise has fallen out of…

By Steven Zimmerman

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Posted Aug. 19, 2019

Here’s How Trump Is Making It Harder to Integrate Schools

This summer, integrated schools heated up as a campaign issue when Kamala Harris called out Joe Biden for his 1970s stance on mandated busing as…

By Miriam Rollin

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Posted Aug. 20, 2019

If We Care for Kids, We Can’t Shut Down Teachers Who Truly Want to Do Better by Them

This teacher said a thing and I thought all hell would break loose.  It happened last week when my 8 Black Hands crew recorded a…

By Chris Stewart

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Posted Aug. 21, 2019

It’s OK, You Can Teach For America

In 2013, Sandra Korn, then a senior at Harvard and a contributor to the student newspaper The Crimson, wrote an article telling her peers “Don’t…

By Allie Donahue

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