Daily Archives: August 21, 2014

North Carolina Voucher Decision: The Crucial Details

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Sharon McCloskey and Lindsay Wagner of NC Policy Watch here fill in the key details of today’s voucher decision. Judge Robert Hobgood pulled no punches: “In a stunning rebuke to state lawmakers’ efforts…

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School Reformers’ Pledge of Good Conduct

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
School reformers now (and in the past) are (and have been) divided among themselves. So often, they seek similar goals–students who are literate, can think clearly, have requisite skills…

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Breaking News; NC Judge Rules Vouchers Unconstitutional

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A North Carolina judge ruled voucher legislation unconstitutional because it gives money intended for public schools to private and religious schools. He ordered an immediate halt to the program. Yvonne Brannan of PublicSchools…

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Possibly the last thing I’m going to say about the Perry indictment for now

Very good perspective on the indictment of Rick Perry, DT. Possibly the last thing I’m going to say about the Perry indictment for now – Off the Kuff Certainly not the last thing I’ll ever say, since there’s a vast … Continue reading

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