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In State of the Union, Trump makes clear his aversion to public schools - Valerie Strauss

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Here's exactly what he said. “For too long, countless American children have been trapped in failing government schools.” What’s a “government school” to Trump? A public school in a traditional public school district. He urged Congress to pass t legislation to create a $5 billion federal tax credit program to fund scholarships to private and religious schools. The scholarships would be funded by individuals and businesses who want to privately donate but who would then receive a federal tax credit on a dollar-for-dollar basis.  Read the education-related text from the State of the Union speech, as provided by the White House' ... or George Orwell'



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I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

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