Tagged: public schools
"Public school reform is more than just a civil rights issue. It is a blueprint for control of resources in urban communities." -Junius Williams
A discussion with Junius Williams, noted attorney, educator, musician and community advocate.
Monumental gifts to museums are coinciding with the erosion of arts programs at the nation's public schools.
In a deeply unequal society, the affluent will always sneer at public services and the men and women who provide them.
State officials are allowing tax dollars to underwrite K-12 virtual disasters.
While charter proponents claim that their schools are less bureaucratic, more efficient, and more effective, the evidence doesn't really back that up.
Watch the magic of the market at work.
We can thank inequality for America's inadequate -- and increasingly unsafe -- basic infrastructure.
School segregation by class is the norm in the United States.
Too many states are choosing to balance budgets on the backs of children.