Daily Archives: November 9, 2020

My View: Why Trump’s “1776 Commission” Is a Very Bad Idea

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
I was invited to write for The Hill, a D.C.-based website, about why I oppose the Trump administration’s executive order creating a “1776 Commission” to promote “patriotic education.” Here is my article. Trump…

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Carol Burris and I: What We Hope Biden’s Secretary of Education Will Do

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Carol Burris and I wrote about our hopes for President-Elect Joe Biden’s Secretary of Education. She or he will have to do a lot of work to clear away the mess that Betsy…

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President Elect Joe Biden’s Education Plan Is Designed to Expand the Opportunity to Learn

Originally posted on janresseger:
The education plan President Elect Joe Biden announced during his campaign for President reflects a public school, “opportunity to learn” agenda—a radical renunciation of the private school, radically individualistic policies of our current President, Donald Trump…

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