Author Archives: Dr. Julian Vasquez Heilig

Reblogged: HISD won’t tolerate a hostile takeover of brown and black schools

Other than the situation in Los Angeles USD. I believe that Houston is currently our most pressing urban district situation. The Republicans in Texas Legislature would like to take over the democratically-elected majority minority school board and turn Houston ISD into a charter district. I have a special place in my heart for Houston ISD as my career began there

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Does @EducationNext still get it WRONG on Gülen charters?

I am glad that Harvard’s EducationNext changed the original language in this piece about the Gulen charter schools and Turkey that incorrectly argued that the NAACP had rescinded its call for a charter school moratorium by stating that it had not been “renewed.” They have now taken that language out of the article online, but they still have not issued a

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JVH on JCS Show: Will Trump get his wall?

Julian Vasquez Heilig joins talk show host John C. Scott on 1030 KVOI. We talk about Trump and discuss whether he will get his wall and much much more. For more conversation in the media click here. For more political punditry click here. Please Facebook Like, Tweet, etc below and/or reblog to share this discussion with others. Check out and follow my YouTube

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NAACP is supporting ⁦‪union‬⁩ call for charter cap in California

Glad to announce that ⁦the California NAACP⁩ is supporting ⁦United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA) call for charter cap in California. Please Facebook Like, Tweet, etc below and/or reblog to share this discussion with others. Check out and follow my YouTube channel here. Twitter: @ProfessorJVH Click here for Vitae.

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On JCS: Who won the latest episode of the Chuck, Nancy and Donald Show?

Julian Vasquez Heilig joins talk show host John C. Scott on 1030 KVOI. We talk about Trump and his LIVE rumble with Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi. Will Trump shutdown the federal government for his border wall? Is Trump damaging the presidency? and much more… For more conversation in the media click here. For more political punditry click here. Please Facebook Like, Tweet,

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The Tide May Be Turning on Billionaire Backers of Charter Schools in California

For years, billionaires have donated millions to promote pro-privatization, school choice candidates in political races ranging from local school board, to state houses, to Washington, D.C. An avalanche of political donations from deep-pocketed national advocates for private-management of education—such as entrepreneur Eli Broad, the Walton family (heirs to the Walmart fortune), co-founder of the Gap retail chain Doris Fisher, and other wealthy

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Julian Vasquez Heilig on John C. Scott Show: When Will Trump go politically bankrupt?

Julian Vasquez Heilig joins talk show host John C. Scott on 1030 KVOI. We talk about Trump and the Mueller Probe, Democratic candidates for 2020 (Should it be a woman?) and much more. For more conversation in the media click here. For more political punditry click here. Please Facebook Like, Tweet, etc below and/or reblog to share this discussion with others.

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