Daily Archives: February 8, 2021

Laura Chapman: On EdTrust’s “Demand” to Test Students This Spring

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Laura Chapman is a regular reader and contributor. She is a retired educator and a crack researcher. She writes here about a letter from Education Trust and other groups to Secretary-designate Miguel Cardona,…

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Dave Pell: We’re Not in Kansas Anymore

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Blogger Dave Pell describes what happened in Protection, Kansas, in 1957, and compares it to what is happening now. What has happened to us? Why are there so many people who don’t trust…

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Lots of New Voucher Proposals Popping Up in State Legislatures: Did Betsy DeVos Leave a Legacy?

Originally posted on janresseger:
Despite that Trump’s privatizer-in-chief, Betsy DeVos has left Washington, D.C. and that President Biden has focused on supporting neighborhood public schools and finally getting them open full time after months of COVID-19 disruption, there is growing…

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