Tag Archives: Kaleem Caire

Is this the best Madison’s public schools can do?

‘Cheatham was a failure’ Today’s blog excerpts Kaleem Caire’s social media thread in the wake of his letter, co-signed by other local black leaders, expressing disappointment that Matthew Gutierrez of Texas was chosen as new superintendent of Madison WI schools … Continue reading

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Kaleem Caire for Madison school superintendent

Is anyone making more sense for Madison schools than Kaleem Caire? Does anyone have a better track record than Kaleem Caire for not only advocating for minority students but actually doing something about it? Who else has the moral stature, … Continue reading

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Madison schools go full-on stupid

The firing of Marlon Anderson, the West high school security guard for schooling a miscreant kid on the hatefulness of the N-word, is what our … acquaintances like to call “a teachable moment.”  Here’s betting the Madison school district flunks … Continue reading

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‘Stop calling me [the N-word]’ … should not get you fired from your job

So says educator Kaleem Caire, who should be hired our nextMadison school superintendent Black West high school security says he was fired for admonishing student who called him the N-word. (News story here) Phil Hands cartoon here West High students … Continue reading

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Fighting discipline ‘and other racist acts’ in the Madison schools

Kaleem Caire for Madison school board A reader has shamed Blaska into applying for the vacancy caused by Mary Burke’s inexplicable resignation from the Madison Board of Education. As I told the WI State Journal, I have no hope of … Continue reading

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Madison school board: It ain’t working so let’s do more of it

And Kaleem Caire gets righteous! Does this sound like the Madison school district we all know and love: The Madison School Board is set to approve another three-year contract with Schools of Hope at the end of the month despite … Continue reading

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