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.
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And, of course, sexist and racist “Mainstream education is an oppressive institution,” says one supporter ⇒ UPDATE: A recall petition has been started ⇐ If I read this right, Madison police will continue to provide security and positive role models … Continue reading
“for those who continue to chant, click, and complain about our four School Resource Officers (SRO’s) as a ‘problem’ ” Notice something? The other candidates for Madison school board are beginning to pretend that they always supported keeping police in … Continue reading