Daily Archives: July 4, 2013

Reflections on the Purpose of Education and the Manufactured Crisis

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A reader who signs in as “democracy” posted this comment: Education in a democratic republic has a special place and purpose. At least it’s supposed to, and public education’s purpose is most certainly…

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Thanks, Mother Crusader, for Listening to Pitbull

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
I am grateful to Darcie Cimarusti, an activist public school mom in New Jersey who blogs as Mother Crusader. I am grateful that she listened to Pitbull’s speech at the national charter school…

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