Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 14 Share on Twitter Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
General News   

The Little Rock School Crisis, and Parents Fight to Stop Walton-Funded Takeover; Diane Ravitch

Quicklink Submitted By     (# of views)   1 comment, 11 series
Author 40790
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Susan Lee Schwartz
Become a Fan
  (23 fans)

'Max Brantley*editor of the Arkansas Times) confronts the depredations of the powerful Walton family against the public secto, summarizing  the Waltons' current efforts to take over the Little Rock school district, so they can eliminate public schools and replace them with charters. Anyone who who thinks that charter schools are “progressive” should visit Arkansas, Arizona, Florida, North Carolina, or any other red state where the billionaires are doing their best to destroy public education.'


Read the rest of the story HERE:

At dianeravitch.net

 

Rate It | View Ratings

Susan Lee Schwartz Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

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...)
 

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)
 

Other Series: View All 216 Articles in "Ending democracy: end the institution of public schools"

Other Series: View All 20 Articles in "Grand Theft"

Other Series: View All 119 Articles in "Meddling Through Disinformation: Weaponizing LIES"

Other Series: View All 437 Articles in "PRIVITIZATION."

Other Series: View All 911 Articles in "Public ignorance & those who use this"

Other Series: View All 169 Articles in "UTTER CONTEMPT"

Other Series: View All 183 Articles in "WEALTH"

Other Series: View All 479 Articles in "wrecking Ball"