On how US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ embrace of charter schools is—paradoxically—harming these schools.
Donald Trump, Betsy DeVos, and the Republican Party may support charter schools, but that doesn’t mean that charter school educators are willing and/or able to overlook the full range of their education proposals. If we lower high school graduation standards, we shouldn’t cheer ensuing increases in graduation rates.
Critics of the Secretary of Education should worry more about what she won’t do.
On Betsy DeVos, guns, and serious thinking about how to reduce violence in schools.