“For rural students and their families, their public school is the only real option and claims to the contrary only amount to ‘false choice.’ “
Tag: private school vouchers
The Trump administration is proposing concrete steps to divert $1.4 billion in taxpayer money to private and charter schools.
President Trump and Secretary of Education DeVos used a private school Florida to kick off their campaign to promote the privatization of public schools.
Despite what they’re called, vouchers rob public schools of the funding students need to thrive.
Betsy DeVos’ support for voucher schemes and for-profit charters signals danger ahead.
With the disappointing presidential election behind us, “it is no longer time to agonize; it is time to organize.”
In a promising sign, the U.S. Senate will have four new members, all women, who support public education.
These governors, whose policies affect the day-to-day lives of residents in multiple ways, view educators as partners.
“Donald Trump has no understanding of what kids need to succeed in school or in life. He’s only concerned with his bottom line”: Becky Higgins, first-grade Ohio teacher
Education voters can’t afford to overlook gubernatorial and other down ballot races, even if it is a presidential election year.