Daily Archives: November 11, 2019

Nancy Bailey: If Only Students Could Sue Betsy DeVos and the Corporate Reformers for the Damage They Have Done

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Nancy Bailey writes here about the long-term damage that corporate reformers (the Disruption movement) have inflicted on two generations of students. If only students could sue them for ruining their schools! If only…

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John Thompson: How Billionaire “Reformers” Messed Up the Public Schools of Tulsa

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
John Thompson, historian and recently retired teacher in Oklahoma, assays the damage that corporate reformers and their patrons have inflicted on the public schools of Tulsa. The district is overflowing with Broadies and…

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La. Schools Graded F for 4+ Years Mostly Serve Low-Income Students of Color

Originally posted on deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog:
On November 06, 2019, Louisiana’s 2019 school and district grades were made public. To herald the occasion, the Baton Rouge Advocate published an article entitled, “44% of Louisiana Public Schools Need Major…

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