Minority voters chafe as Democratic candidates abandon charter schools
New York Times: This year, in a major shift, the leading Democratic candidates are backing away from charter schools, and siding with the teachers’ unions that oppose their expansion. And that has left some black and Latino families feeling betrayed. …
charter schools that serve mostly low-income children of color in large cities tend to excel academically. And bipartisan support in Washington has allowed charters to proliferate, with their waiting lists swelling into the hundreds of thousands.
Daily Archives: March 6, 2019
Thus spaketh an 11-year-old girl at Whitehorse middle school according to witnesses TODAY’S QUIZ: Guess who is allowed back in school and who is not? Answers at bottom of this blog. We excerpt three separate Madison police interviews conducted February … Continue reading