Daily Archives: April 28, 2017

Bill Quigley: Outraged Students and Parents in New Orleans Blast Charter School System

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Bill Quigley, associate director of the Center for Constitutional Rights and a law professor at Loyola University at New Orleans, reports on a hearing held by the NAACP where students and parents in…

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Did KIPP game the U.S. News And World Report rankings?

Originally posted on Gary Rubinstein's Blog:
Each year, U.S. News And World Report generates a report of the ‘best’ high schools in the country.  This year, the charter world has been celebrating because out of the top 100 schools,…

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What DeVos Said About Evaluation of D.C. Voucher Program

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A federal evaluation of the D.C. voucher program came up with negative results. Students in elementary schools who participated saw their scores drop, a finding similar to recent studies in Louisiana, Indiana, and…

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