Daily Archives: September 15, 2016

Alan Singer: Trump’s Plan to Destroy Public Education

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Alan Singer writes here of Trump’s proposal to let federal funds follow students to the school (or the computer) of their choice, which would put a knife into public education, which has been…

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Myra Blackmon: Georgia’s “Opportunity School District” is a Hoax That Will Privatize Public Schools

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Myra Blackmon is one of the most astute commentators on education in Georgia. She writes often for AthensOnline. In this column, she takes issue with the advocates for an “Opportunity School District,” which…

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MUST READ: Kurt Eichenwald on Trump’s empire

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Investigative journalist Kurt Eichenwald explored the far-flung reaches of Trump’s business and found the potential for massive conflicts of interest should he be elected. http://www.newsweek.com/2016/09/23/donald-trump-foreign-business-deals-national-security-498081.html Will the Trump family sever its connections to…

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