Readers of this blog are probably aware of what has been going on in the state of Wisconsin over the past couple of months. To recap: back in early February, Governor Scott Walker proposed a massive cut to the state education system of about $300 million, with the promise of reducing the state’s system of higher education to a “public authority.”Read more →
posts and bio Jon Shelton
Jon Shelton is Assistant Professor of Democracy and Justice Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. He is at work on a book about the history of teacher unions, metropolitan education, and political change in the US in the 1970s.