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Nevada: Vouchers and the Definition of Insanity by Dr. Diane Ravitch

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Here is  TRUTH! 'The definition of insanity: funding an experimental education program, discovering that it failed, then funding it some more and expecting different results. Another definition of insanity: funding a voucher program that depresses student achievement, then demanding more voucher funds so more students can fall behind. Why fund failure? Despite Poor Academic Results Groups Sue to Grow Private School Voucher Program!A few weeks ago a pro-school privatization organization, Institute for Justice, announced a lawsuit against the State of Nevada over the impact of AB 458 to private school vouchers recipients, scholarship granting organizations and businesses receiving tax incentives.' Read how the  privatization 'reform' movement meddles with disinformation because  ordinary folks do not know how LEARNING is enabled--the profession that educators practice.

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... and read "The Perfect Storm [Disaster] of Education Reform"and also Maurice Cunningham: The Waltons Create a "National Parents Union" to see how the billionaire power elite are creating the organizations to promote the demolition of public schools so education, like heath care, can be privatized .

To learn more about national efforts to fight private school vouchers, check out the new Public Funds Public Schoolscampaign supported by Education Law Center, Southern Poverty Law Center and the SPLC Action Fund.

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