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The broken promises of school choice in Detroit

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Nancy Kaffer, writing for the Detroit Free Press, assesses the failure of School Choice in Detroit.Charters, like public schools, underfunded. Chronic equipment & material shortages, 100-plus teacher shortage, with another 260 vacancies filled permanently by substitute teachers, a staff absence means no subs are available. So classes double up  Large classes. Teacher shortage but   good news for billionaire ...itheir taxes stay low instead of funding good schools for all students. Don't miss the embedded video about giving DeVos a voucher to provide her own security."

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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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