New blog post: how the neoliberal agenda led to the education crisis
The newly launched Education in Crisis website has been updated with a new blog post by Steven Klees, Professor of International and Comparative Education at the University of Maryland. Prof. Klees looks at the roots of the current economic crisis and how the neoliberal agenda led to an education crisis.
The blog is an integral part of the new Education in Crisis website ( www.educationincrisis.net/blog/) and will highlight opinions and approaches by eminent researchers in the field. Other posts already published include:
- Reforms and cuts, the prelude of a reconversion of Spanish universities, written by María Luisa Sánchez Simón
- Opportunities for growth: Inclusive education for the future, written by John Bangs
- The youth unemployment crisis: is there a skills mismatch? Written by David Robinson
Upcoming, during the coming days, are submissions by Jim Baker, of the Council of Global Unions, and David Robinson, of the Canadian Association of University Teachers.
The blog will be updated regularly, so check back often!