Daily Archives: March 1, 2019

Peter Greene: Republicans Plan to Eliminate Public Schools in Florida

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Peter Greene paints an ugly picture of the dominant forces of privatization in Florida and their plans to destroy public education and share the spoils. He begins by asking these questions: Here are…

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Angie Sullivan Blasts Nevada Legislators and Power Brokers Who Refuse to Fund the Public Schools

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Angie Sullivan is a firebrand on behalf of children in Nevada. She is a first grade teachers in Las Vegas (Clark County), which most people think of in terms of glitz and glamour.…

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Seven things to know about MI Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s debt-free college plan | From Bridge Magazine

Originally posted on Mister Journalism: "Reading, Sharing, Discussing, Learning":
Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is pushing an ambitious revamp of Michigan’s college scholarship program. Administrative officials are working out details, and more changes likely would be at least debated…

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Ohio Voucher Promoters Mislead: EdChoice Vouchers Eat Up Local Dollars and Ruin District Budgets

Originally posted on janresseger:
On Tuesday evening,  the Koch Brothers’ Americans for Prosperity, and the American Federation for Children—the group affiliated through the years with Betsy DeVos—sponsored a meeting at my local public library, where the speaker, representing School Choice…

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