Daily Archives: September 9, 2016

About My Conversation with Hillary

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
As readers know, I met Hillary Clinton at a fund-raiser on August 28. It was not the in-depth meeting I had hoped for, but it was better than nothing. I endorsed Hillary after…

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Zephyr Teachout: What the First Day of School Should Be Like

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Zephyr Teachout is a law professor who ran against Cuomo in the Democratic primary and gained a third of the vote without any TV advertising or money. Now she is running for Congress…

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Business Is Paying Handsomely for Raising the Charter Cap in Massachusetts

Originally posted on deutsch29:
On September 09, 2016, the ballot committee, Expanding Educational Opportunities (EEO), filed its first funding report with the Massachusetts Office of campaign and Political Finance (OCPF). The EEO purpose is “to support greater educational opportunities in…

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DISGRACE! California Has the Most Unregulated, Unaccountable Charter Schools in the Nation

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Please sit down before you read this column by Carol Burris about charter schools in California. Burris went to California to visit charter schools and meet with education officials. She has done careful…

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