Daily Archives: March 21, 2016

Study Finds Many Charter Schools Give Disparate Discipline to Black Students and Students with Disabilities

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The UCLA Civil Rights Project faulted many charter schools for harsh disciplinary policies towards black students and students with disabilities. These practices, the study concluded, contribute to the school-to-prison pipeline. The new study…

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Teacher: It is Very Hard These Days, But I Won’t Give Up

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A teacher left this comment on the blog: ? ? Your blog has provided me solace in my darkest times as an educator. I have left two comments on your blog. One of…

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Reader: A Short List of Corporate Reform Failures 

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A reader left this comment. I invite you to add your own thoughts to the list.? One of the many utter FAILURES: NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND: FAIL ADEQUATE YEARLY PROGRESS: FAIL RACE TO…

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