On how US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ embrace of charter schools is—paradoxically—harming these schools. Advertisements
Went on the No Wrong Answers podcast to discuss my recent 74 Million piece on how immigrant children view America—and the American Dream.
On how children of immigrants view Donald Trump, his supporters, and the future of the United States.
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.
The Party of Trump is poised to eliminate key civil rights protections for underserved kids.
On how President Trump’s vision for American greatness is incompatible with American exceptionalism.
New column at the 74 Million on how today’s kindergartners look nothing like Trump’s voter base.
The surest sign that Trump’s campaign did real damage to U.S. democratic norms.
On what the 2016 presidential election means for U.S. education policy.