Daily Archives: March 26, 2019

John Rogers: School and Society in the Age of Trump

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
? John Rogers and his research team at UCLA have completed a valuable study of the effect of Trump and his ideology on schools, students, and society.  If you go to the link,…

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A Student in Kansas Writes about How Standardized Testing Makes Her Feel

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
? Kevin Bosworth, a teacherat Olathe East High School in Olathe, Kansas, wrote to tell me about a class discussion of grades and tests. A student sharedher poem with the class, and Kevin…

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Bombshell Report: Congress Wastes Nearly $1 Billion on Defunct Charter Schools

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The Network for Public Education released a shocking report about waste, fraud, and abuse in the federal charter school program.  This year, Congress handed out $440 million to charter schools, many of which…

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The Geology of School Reform: Social Justice Humanitas Academy in Los Angeles (Part 1)

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