Daily Archives: September 25, 2018

Brad Miller: The Legal Case Against Funding Charters

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Brad Miller is a lawyer in North Carolina who served in the State Legislature. This article appeared in “Verdicts,” a publication of legal analysis. Miller writes: The Trump administration’s “school choice” plan is…

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Texas: IDEA Charter Chain Plans to Saturate El Paso Region with 20 New Charters

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The IDEA charter chain has plans to open 20 new charter schools in a part of Texas that doesn’t need them. We have plenty of evidence that charters do not outperform traditional district…

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John Thompson: Elizabeth Warren in Oklahoma

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
John Thompson, historian and teacher (ret.) in Oklahoma, recently attended a rally where Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren spoke. He reports: Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren returned home to Oklahoma City and inspired a standing-room…

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