Daily Archives: July 18, 2013

How “Reform” Killed My School: The Tragic Story of Delmont Elementary School

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The following account of Delmont Elementary School was written by Jill Saia, who was its principal. I have deleted the “Dream School” folder on my computer. I am hoping that enough time has…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

President Obama and the New Elitism

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Paul Horton, a history teacher at the University of Chicago Lab School, wrote the following open letter to President Obama: July 12, 2013 Dear Mr. President, I am very concerned about how you…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment