Bi-partisan Failure: Misreading Education "Gaps"

It took about twenty years, and then another secondary ten years, but the hysterical and misleading A Nation at Risk under the Reagan administration successfully kicked off three decades of public school accountability. In the beginning, the hysteria revolved around several points that were factually inaccurate, but publicly effective: (1) U.S. public schools were failing, […]

Educational attainment for first and second generation immigrant youth

https://docs.google.com/viewer?url=http://www.urban.org/uisa/upload/UISA-Brief-5.pdf School is the first the first major formal organization the child encounters.  If we do not fight for public education the child will grow up without critical thinking or citizenship skills.  This is what the ruling class wants. Do not be beguiled by Arne Duncan and the failed Obama administration.  They are simply a […]