Daily Archives: January 29, 2020

Thank You Dolly Parton: Someone That has Taken Positive Steps to Improve Their Community

In 1990, the high school dropout rate for Dolly Parton’s hometown of Sevierville Tennessee was at 34% (Research shows that most kids make up their minds in fifth/sixth grade not to graduate). That year, all fifth and sixth graders from … Continue reading

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School Choice Plus Student Based Budgeting: Destroys Public Schools in Poor Neighborhoods

Originally posted on janresseger:
Those who favor school privatization and school choice through the expansion of charter schools and school voucher programs frame their advocacy by privileging individual choosers.  They assume that the mass of individual families’ choices in an…

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