Daily Archives: July 19, 2014

Courtney Bowie: Vouchers and Privatization Undermine Educational Equity

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Courtney Bowie is a senior staff attorney with the ACLU Racial Justice Program. In this article, she describes the ACLU’s efforts to stop discrimination against students with disabilities in Wisconsin’s voucher program. Privatization,…

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WHY ISN’T THIS INDOCTRINATION CRIMINAL?

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How to Create a “Failing” Public School

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A reader sends a simple recipe that city officials in places like Chicago and Philadelphia use when they want to close a public school and open a charter school: “They create the demand…

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The Kid I Didn’t Kill (Ellie Herman)

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
Taken from “About” in Herman’s blog: My name is Ellie Herman.  If you want to find out what I’m doing here and why, click here on why I’m writing this…

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