Jennifer Berkshire writes that Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is visiting the Florida charter called SLAM started by misogynist rapper Pitbull. It is part of the controversial for-profit charter chain Academica, which was investigated last year by the UlS. Department of Education.
Berkshire interviews Preston Green about The problems of cronyism, conflicts of interest, and corruption that accompany deregulation.
Meanwhile, DeVos will bring the gospel of deregulation and choice without accountability to the converted.
A useful reminder: Join the Network for Public Education to fight DeVos’ efforts to destroy public education.