Daily Archives: December 13, 2016

Reuters: David Coleman’s Redesign of the SAT to Align with Common Core=Chaos

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Renee Dudley of Reuters has dug deep into a story that seldom reaches public view: the internal battle inside  the College Board–sponsor of the SAT–that followed the arrival of David Coleman. ? Or,…

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Cory Booker Whiffs It.

Originally posted on Daniel Katz, Ph.D.:
Let’s not mince words: Betsy DeVos, the designated nominee for Secretary of Education, is a potential wrecking ball aimed at public schools.  The Michigan billionaire brings literally no qualifications to the post except…

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MI Sen. Gary Peters troubled by Betsy DeVos Ed Secretary pick

Originally posted on Mister Journalism: "Reading, Sharing, Discussing, Learning":
December 12, 2016 Dear Mr. Salisbury, Thank you for contacting me about President-elect Donald Trump’s appointment of Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education. I appreciate you taking the time…

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Betsy DeVos: In Her Own Words

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
What does Betsy DeVos say about education? What does she care about? What matters most? Charters and vouchers. The charter chain that she praises in this video operates for profit. As the editorial page…

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