On our present course, we are disrupting communities, dumbing down our schools, giving students false reports of their progress, and creating a private sector that will undermine public education without improving it. Most significantly, we are not producing a generation of students who are more knowledgable, and better prepared for the responsibilities of citizenship. That is why I changed my mind about the current direction of school reform.I'm on spring break and don't intend to comment at length. Go, read, understand.
OBSERVATION OF THE DAY. Diane Ravitch questions the current course of K-12 reform.